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(or an animal) into doing something to lure or cajole someone or an animal into doing something. We finally enticed him into running for office. Donna enticed the cat into coming down from the tree.

entice

someone (or an animal) into something to lure someone or an animal into something. Can I entice you into the house for some cold lemonade? We were able to entice the squirrel into the box with nuts.

entice

someone or an animal with something to lure someone or an animal with something. We tried to entice him with a description of the cake, but he was not interested in coming. If the cat won't come in, try enticing it with a bit of fish.
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Paradise Forum continues to attract an extremely high daily footfall and as such is proving a popular choice for convenience retailers such as Entices and City Nails that thrive on passing trade," explained Ross Fittall of landlord Argent.
Entices pancake and ice cream bar will bring 26 Italian-style gelato ice cream flavours to the city alongside freshly made pancakes and Belgian waffles courtesy of Bromsgrove entrepreneurs Jon and Irene Hales.
At its most didactic, feminist art alienates the male portion of its audience; but when it entices, it's at women's expense.
The magic of the ``Harry Potter'' series is that it entices children to read, leaves them begging for more and invites them into a world of fantasy and imagination that is healthy and fun.
Using native American legends and dozens of fun activities, Shedd entices the reader to explore the world of wildlife--a world he enriches with range maps and fascinating "did-you-know" sidebars based on solid wildlife biology.
This new campaign draws me in, makes me smile and entices me read the copy.
City Nails and Entices pancake and ice-cream bar have signed five and ten-year leases respectively.
In addition, the new Web site indulges visitors with information regarding the delectable world-class cuisine at the resort's 15 fine restaurants, entices golf enthusiasts with a concierge who can arrange tee times on several Las Vegas courses, displays a menu of rejuvenating services offered at Canyon Ranch SpaClub and features valuable material about The Venetian's wedding packages.
THE Entice Project is now in its third successful year bringing employers, candidates and training providers together.
That was the message at an event organised by Entice at Colne Valley High School, where pupils were invited to meet employers and discover the raft of apprenticeships on offer.
Camira Fabrics, which has premises at Meltham Mills and Mirfield, has been providing work experience for students from a number of local schools through the Entice Project.
More than 30 business representatives from the local community enjoyed a bacon sandwich as part of the college's first Entice Project event of the new academic year.