enticing : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion
- s highly attractive and able to arouse hope or desire
difficult to say no to an enticing advertisement
- Bowles, who lived much of his life in Tangiers, knew the enticing other-ness of Algeria and Morocco, enough to know that you can write about it in straightforward, unadorned prose .
- Many of the workouts are cleverly disguised as fun activities, like virtual skiing and ski-jumping, step dancing, even heading a virtual soccer ball, enticing the most stubborn .
- That same month, Swatch Group introduced its Breguet watches (average price: $30,000) to India, which it hails as one of the world's most enticing growth markets.
News & Articles
- Democrats accuse GOP of enticing prospective voters
A complaint filed today by the Indiana Stonewall Democrats accused the Marion County Republican Party of enticing attendees at the recent Indy Pride Festival to register to vote by giving away a free 32-inch television set.
June 11, 2013 - The Indianapolis Star
- Federal judge denies bond for man accused of sex exploitation of teen girls
A 31-year-old man accused of enticing two teenaged girls to text him sexually explicit photos of themselves to him will be detained pending his federal trial, a judge ruled Tuesday. Nicholas Appleby of Oxford Junction, was indicted last week on two counts of sexual exploitation of a child. Appleby is accused of texting sexually explicit [...]
June 11, 2013 - The Gazette
- Krispy Kreme Sloppy Joe Isn’t Available In Stores
Last week, a photo of a Krispy Kreme doughnut laden with Sloppy Joe filling made rounds across the web, enticing to some adventurous types and revolting to those who like to keep their glaze away from their ground beef. Today, …
June 11, 2013 - WebProNews
- Steve Coppell in Times Online
To be honest, I'm sad,Coppell said. "I'ma proud English manager and I would have loved an Englishman to have been in charge." "You look at Capello's CV and I must admit that it is enticing. He is everything that you would want an...
- Nicola Roxon in Melbourne Herald Sun
Each state and territory is going to take steps to make sure that these cigarettes, which are targeted towards children, are about enticing children to smoke, will not be available for sale,Ms Roxon said. "We don't see that they should be...
- Alan Johnson in InTheNews.co.uk
Enticing multi-coloured displays encourage young people to start smoking - we must put a stop to this,Mr Johnson said. "Protecting children from smoking is our goal. My hope is that shops will use this opportunity to promote healthier...