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Entice

To wrongfully solicit, persuade, procure, allure, attract, draw by blandishment, coax, or seduce. To lure, induce, tempt, incite, or persuade a person to do a thing. Enticement of a child is inviting, persuading, or attempting to persuade a child to enter any vehicle, building, room, or secluded place with intent to commit an unlawful sexual act upon or with the person of said child.

entice

verb allure, bait, cajole, coax, decoy, divert, inveigh, lure, seduce, tempt
See also: bait, betray, cajole, coax, ensnare, entrap, interest, inveigle, lure, prevail upon
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Enticed was cross-entered in both the Champagne and the Grade 1 Claiborne Breeders' Futurity at Keeneland on Saturday, but McLaughlin decided to run him in the Breeders' Cup qualifier instead.
Enticed drew post 13 in the Futurity and post 4 in a 12-horse Champagne field.
According to an account of the event published in a magazine called Gays Week, Shanley spoke of a case in which a young boy enticed into a homosexual relationship "was rejected by family and society but helped by a boy-lover.
Despite its relative success, the Lebanese Shi'ite community, namely in the south, have experienced divisions that enticed a number of its members to collaborate with Israel against the wishes of the Shi'ite majority which is supportive of Hizballah and Amal.
Detectives said Daisy's boyfriend, Jesus Ibarra Ornelas of Sylmar, has enticed her away from her home and is concealing her location from her mother, who has the right of custody.
The allure of big commissions has enticed some insurance agents into abusing the trust they've established with their clients by selling bogus securities to them.
Any reasonable law-abiding citizen may very well have been enticed to do what he did.
Wireless solutions have enticed over one-half of future home networking adopters, according to Parks Associates' Broadband Access @ Home III.
The latest operation, uncovered by federal regulators and American phone company investigators this month, enticed on-line computer browsers with a promise of free pornography and then subjected users to exorbitant telephone charges billed from a number in Moldova, the former Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic.
The five-year-old company, a multi-national concern that leases pallets and containers to consumer goods manufacturers and distributors throughout North America, was enticed into moving to Florida by tax incentives granted by the state government and the city of Orlando.
An angler fishing for striped bass in the Atlantic Ocean off Rhode Island enticed an osprey with an A.
The Minmetals Non-Ferrous court filing contends that the Lehman Brothers entities enticed a lone, unauthorized, unqualified employee of the company into making increasingly risky, complex, and inappropriate derivatives transactions which he had no authority to enter into under corporate rules and for which Minmetals Non-Ferrous had no authorization under Chinese laws and regulations.