verb (used with object), lured, lur·ing.
Idioms for lure
Origin of lure
OTHER WORDS FROM lurelure·ment, nounlur·er, nounlur·ing·ly, adverbun·lured, adjective
Examples from the Web for luring
And he is said to be luring more young Muslims from his home region in the Pankisi Gorge to join his insurgency forces.ISIS Is Putin’s Problem, Too, and This Chechen Is One Reason Why.|Anna Nemtsova|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is not always best for luring visitors to the real city.Can Hollywood Rejuvenate Detroit and America’s Bankrupt Cities?|David Levesley|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To listen to him tell it, luring businesses across state lines is part of a great American tradition.
Whatever half-answers we got about Terminus raised ten times more questions, luring us deeper.‘The Walking Dead’ Season Finale Review of ‘A’: Rick Grimes Is a Murderer|Melissa Leon|March 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Or perhaps the plague of Strawberry Quick-flavored meth that was luring children into a life of addiction and penury.Parents Panic Over Old Fake Smarties Snorting Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Or, on the other hand, He may be luring on our faith and inciting it to a more ambitious flight.With God in the World|Charles H. Brent
The fisher waded out, and still out; and ever the big trout rose, luring him on.Highways and Byways in The Border|Andrew Lang
"I will—I will," he said, like a man awakening from a luring dream.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy
A last glimpse of her eyes, of their luring mystery; then she was gone.Caravans By Night|Harry Hervey
An enticing devil lurked in that bottle, inviting me, tempting me, luring me on.The Betrayal of John Fordham|B.L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon