come-on

[ kuhm-on, -awn ]
/ ˈkʌmˌɒn, -ˌɔn /

noun Slang.

inducement; lure.

Nearby words

  1. come what may,
  2. come with the territory,
  3. come-all-ye,
  4. come-at-able,
  5. come-hither,
  6. come-outer,
  7. comeback,
  8. comecon,
  9. comedial,
  10. comedian

Origin of come-on

1895–1900, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase come on

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