lure (someone or something) away

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lure (someone or something) away

To attract or entice someone or something away (from someone, something, or some action). He thought he could lure my girlfriend away by showing up in his expensive car and flashing his money around. The promise of a big salary isn't going to lure me away from a job I love. The company has been trying to lure away investors from its rival.
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lure someone or something away (from someone or something)

to entice or draw someone away from someone or something. Do you think we could lure her away from her present employment? They were not able to lure away many of the employees of the other companies.
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The 23-year-old popstar is working on a top-secret project, which may lure her away from singing.
The rise from 548,000 viewers to 957,000 will have proved to chiefs that Natasha is worth the pounds 1million salary they had to offer to lure her away from the BBC.
Twisted David McMillan sat near a boating pond and watched the girl for 30 minutes before trying to lure her away from her older friends.
Brown, of Hainault, Essex denied trying to lure her away by pretending to be a Child Protection officer.