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 for Enticing
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Entice \En*tice"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enticed; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Enticing.] [OE. entisen, enticen, OF. enticier,
     entichier; pref. en- (L. in) + a word of uncertain origin,
     cf. OF. atisier to stir a fire, provoke, L. titio firebrand,
     or MHG. zicken to push.]
     To draw on, by exciting hope or desire; to allure; to
     attract; as, the bait enticed the fishes. Often in a bad
     sense: To lead astray; to induce to evil; to tempt; as, the
     sirens enticed them to listen.
     [1913 Webster]
           Roses blushing as they blow,
           And enticing men to pull.                --Beau. & Fl.
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           My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not.
                                                    --Prov. i. 10.
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           Go, and thine erring brother gain,
           Entice him home to be forgiven.          --Keble.
     Syn: To allure; lure; coax; decoy; seduce; tempt; inveigle;
          incite; persuade; prevail on. See Allure.
          [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Enticing \En*ti"cing\, a.
     That entices; alluring.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: highly attractive and able to arouse hope or desire; "an
             alluring prospect"; "her alluring smile"; "the voice was
             low and beguiling"; "difficult to say no to an enticing
             advertisement"; "a tempting invitation" [syn: alluring,
             beguiling, enticing, tempting]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  58 Moby Thesaurus words for "enticing":
     Circean, alluring, appealing, appetizing, attractive, beguiling,
     bewitching, blandishing, cajoling, captivating, catching,
     charismatic, charming, coaxing, come-hither, coquettish,
     enchanting, engaging, enravishing, enthralling, entrancing,
     exciting, exotic, fascinating, fetching, flirtatious, glamorous,
     hypnotic, interesting, intriguing, inviting, irresistible, likable,
     mesmeric, mouth-watering, piquant, pleasant, pleasing,
     prepossessing, provocative, provoquant, ravishing, seducing,
     seductive, siren, sirenic, spellbinding, spellful, taking,
     tantalizing, teasing, tempting, tickling, titillating, titillative,
     winning, winsome, witching

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