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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Al·lure·ment n.
 1. The act alluring; temptation; enticement.
    Though Adam by his wife's allurement fell.   --Milton.
 2. That which allures; any real or apparent good held forth, or operating, as a motive to action; as, the allurements of pleasure, or of honor.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: attractiveness; "its allure was its remoteness"
      2: the power to entice or attract through personal charm [syn:
         allure, temptingness]
      3: the act of enticing a person to do something wrong (as an
         offer of sex in return for money) [syn: solicitation]