The definition of allure means to tempt someone with something desirable or through flattery.(verb)
An example of someone attempting to allure someone is a woman who is flirting at a bar.
See allure in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME aluren < OFr alurer < a-, to + loirer, to lure (see lure); assoc. with Fr allure, gait, way of walking, love affair < aller (see alley)
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verb al·lured, al·lur·ing, al·lures verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English aluren
Origin: , from Old French alurer
Origin: : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-)
Origin: + loirre, bait (of Germanic origin).
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