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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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lt;p>Part of what makes cloud offerings from vendors such as Amazon and Google so enticingly affordable is that they typically run your data and applications on the same virtualized servers they use for other customers.
Alongside established developments such as Marina West and Durrat Al Bahrain a number of new developments were enticingly placed on display such as Albilad Real Estate Investment' Company's Water Garden City project proposed for the Seef district.
Delinquency in mortgage payments can arise for either, or sometimes both, of two reasons: The homeowner is unable to make scheduled mortgage payments because the owner has lost a job or because the monthly payments due have ballooned upward from enticingly low initial payments; or the homeowner is unwilling to make scheduled mortgage payments.
Taking a twist on what the general public thinks of the Christian woman, "Good Christian Bitches" is an enticingly good read, recommended.
In Keep Closed and Out of the Reach of Children (all works 2008), bottles of pastel-hued liquid are enticingly organized in glass cabinets--but the containers are arranged in the shape of a missile.
With each of the perspectives, the story is skillfully and enticingly enhanced, and then the movie segues into an epic--and wonderfully complex--chase sequence that cuts between all the participants (and picks a few new ones in the process) as it rushes to an explosive conclusion.
While the architect's original concept was enticingly clear, based on tensions and divisions of two opposing ideologies, the loss of the proposed concrete spine dramatically reduced the potency of the organisational diagram.
Enticingly edible and divinely decadent, these fragrant candles are my new (guilt- and calorie-free) indulgence.
Director of rugby Paul West-gate must be scratching his head as to what went wrong after Nuns had kept the score enticingly close for the majority of the game but failed to assert any real authority.
Tom Tate's four-year-old has failed to get his head in front since winning at Newcastle last season but has slipped to an enticingly low handicap mark as a result.
The Chinese enticingly wave the idea of "cooperation" to get our technology--which they use to strengthen their military might.
No, it is because if T&T draw or even beat England I will be allowed to crack open a bottle of Bollinger Champagne which rests enticingly in the fridge.