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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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The ENTICE enhanced services platform is designed specifically for such applications," said Nathan Franzmeier, President of Emergent Network Solutions.
Driving the call management, routing, and configuration functions of the new VoIP Gateway is Emergent's ENTICE (Emergent Network Telecommunications Infrastructure Control Environment), a next generation, open-solutions call control platform.
The ENS flagship product, ENTICE (Emergent Networks Telecommunication Infrastructure Control Environment) is a highly versatile solution that provides call control as well as a foundation upon which to layer new end-user services.
Do not use false advertising to entice people to join you.
Entice makes it easy with all the local job vacancies and information, in one place.
Puerto Rico is looking to entice high-end investors to aid boost the economy as it enters its eighth year in recession.
The two teenagers were playing around Colhugh Street when the man tried to entice them into a white van.
Myers was sentenced to prison in September after being convicted of four counts of enticing and attempting to entice minors for sex.
Attendances at Pittodrie are falling alarmingly so the club are prepared to try anything to entice punters back and Dons director of football Miller said: "If it increases the amount of fans, I'm all for it.
Global Banking News-August 29, 2011--Indian banks planning to entice customers to use online and mobile banking(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
It said it thought the claims were intended to entice foreign investors into Iranian oil and gas by making it appear that Iran is a bigger player in the oil and gas realm than it really it is.
Summary: Retailers are hoping for a Boxing Day bonanza as prices are slashed in a bid to entice shoppers into Britain's stores.