The definition of entice is persuade or attract by offering pleasure.(verb)
When you convince your cat to come out from under the bed by offering a treat, this is an example of when youentice your cat.
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transitive verb en·ticed, en·tic·ing, en·tic·es
Origin: Middle English enticen
Origin: , from Old French enticier, to instigate
Origin: , possibly from Vulgar Latin *intītiāre, to set afire
Origin: : Latin in-, in; see en-1
Origin: + Latin tītiō, firebrand.
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