alluring

[ uh-loo r-ing ]
/ əˈlʊər ɪŋ /

adjective

very attractive or tempting; enticing; seductive.
fascinating; charming.

Origin of alluring

First recorded in 1525–35; allure1 + -ing2

Related forms

al·lur·ing·ly, adverbal·lur·ing·ness, nounun·al·lur·ing, adjectiveun·al·lur·ing·ly, adverb
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alluring

/ (əˈljʊərɪŋ, əˈlʊə-) /

adjective

enticing; fascinating; attractive

Derived Forms

alluringly, adverb
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