entice entice  /ɪn ˈtaɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (v) provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The areas around the French capital are adapting to entice tourists and revitalize the suburbsPhotographs for PTI by Emmanuel Fradin.
  2. But Baker's deep reportage goes beyond smart shopping carts that entice us to run up our grocery bills and political messages crafted on our preference for Chianti.
  3. To entice gamesters and movie watchers, Dell has unveiled new models in its multimedia XPS line.

News

  1. U.S. official sentenced for attempting to entice a minor

    A former U.S. Central Command official has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for attempting to entice a minor for sex.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: First Coast News

  2. Centcom official sentenced to 10 years

    A former U.S. Central Command official has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for attempting to entice a minor for sex.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WTSP-TV Tampa

  3. Central Command official sentenced to 10 years in federal prison

    A former U.S. Central Command official has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for attempting to entice a minor for sex.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX 35 Orlando

Quotes

  1. "I have no qualms about admitting I talked to them," Favre said. "Talking with Milt, he said, 'Brett, did they entice you?' I said no, 'I don't need to be enticed anywhere.' They absolutely did not entice me to come to Minnesota."
    on Jul 27, 2008 By: Brett Favre Source: CNN International

  2. "Going in we knew we would have an amazing year with her, and that anything beyond that would be gravy," Frons said. "But we were willing to take the chance because we understood what a coup it was to entice Ro back to daytime television. So...
    on Apr 25, 2007 By: Brian Frons Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "It's a very long and deep struggle but we have to stand up and be counted for what we believe in and take the fight to those people who want to entice young people into something wicked and violent but utterly futile," Blair told journalists at...
    on Nov 10, 2006 By: Tony Blair Source: International Herald Tribune

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