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Antonyms for alluring
əˈlʊər ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alluring, beguiling, enticing, tempting(adj)

    highly attractive and able to arouse hope or desire

    "an alluring prospect"; "her alluring smile"; "the voice was low and beguiling"; "difficult to say no to an enticing advertisement"; "a tempting invitation"

    Antonyms:
    unseductive

    Synonyms:
    tempting, tantalising, enticing, tantalizing, beguiling

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. alluring(a)

    Antonyms:
    repellent, repugnant, unattractive

    Synonyms:
    charming, tempting, seductive, attractive, fascinating

How to use alluring in a sentence?

  1. Amenorhu kwaku:

    I have watched the ways of the world. She makes promises like a dream and her treasures are an alluring mirage. Humanity cling desperately to mortal life in order to gratified this dream and its treasures. This I have seen to be the root of human suffering.

  2. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    Perpetually restless, Thomas Wolfe was “without a home — a vagabond since [he] was seven” and seeking out where he belonged physically (i.e. in Asheville, his home or Harvard) as well as intellectually. This concept that he was indeed without a father led him to gain greater understanding, eventually realizing that his search for a patriarch was not merely a “father in the flesh,” but a substitution for God, a guiding light, and an alluring source of inspiration.

  3. Erik Pevernagie:

    Perhaps life is an art, an enchantment, a fairy tale, an adventurous story trimmed with alluring episodes, an act with players who seem to be what they are actually not. We cannot, however, expect people to accept the make belief which some actors try to fool into believing. ( " He did not know that she knew " )

  4. Denise Campbell Mays:

    The beautiful thing about Fashion-forward Accessories is... It's pulchritudinous does not simply fall into any one category; yet its alluring craftsmanship is respectfully categorized in numerous categories.

  5. Lili Bernard:

    Once in the lobby, I realized I had just survived an. encounter with a scheming madman who hid his demons behind an alluring personality.

How to pronounce alluring?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say alluring in sign language?

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