allure
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allure(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (attractive quality)
a. el atractivo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Life in a big city held no allure for him.Vivir en una ciudad grande no tenía atractivo para él.
b. el encanto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Visitors succumb to the allure of the island's pristine beaches.Los visitantes sucumben al encanto de las prístinas playas de la isla.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to attract)
a. atraer
Allured by the prospect of earning twice as much, she left her job.Atraída por la perspectiva de ganar el doble, dejó su trabajo.
b. cautivar
She was well aware of her power to allure men.Era muy consciente del poder que tenía para cautivar a los hombres.
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allure
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el atractivo m, encanto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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allure [əˈljʊəʳ]
noun
atractivo (m); encanto (m)
transitive verb
atraer; cautivar
But if `Essex man" has begun to return to the Labour fold, `Wessex woman" has yet to be allured by the party She admits that she bought the magazine because she was allured by the sexy ads St Augustine lamented a city that allures one in the same sudden, furtive manner that it repels
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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