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Search phrase: attract

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Henry IV Part 11H4 I.ii.212Shall show more goodly, and attract more eyesShall shew more goodly, and attract more eyes,

Glossary

 32 result(s).
allureentice, attract, tempt
catchcatch the attention of, attract the notice of
clack-dishbegging bowl with a lid that could be clacked to attract attention
dowdyunattractive woman, shabbily dressed girl
drawdraw in, attract [support]
fair-facedattractive, appealing, presenting a good prospect
favourcharm, attractiveness, gracefulness
fine-baitedfull of attractive temptations, enticingly baited
flatteringsuperficially attractive, appealing, enticing
foulplain-looking, unattractive, ugly
foulnessplainness, unattractiveness
goodlygood-looking, handsome, attractive, comely
graciousgraceful, elegant, attractive
handsomelybeautifully, elegantly, attractively
hard-favouredugly, unattractive, unsightly, hideous
hearkenhanker for, be attracted to
hearkendesire, be attracted to
homelyplain-looking, unattractive, ugly
ill-favouredugly, unattractive, unsightly
ill-favouredlywith plain features, unattractively
likinglustful affection, sexual attraction
lovebe friend to, be attractive to
misbecominglyunbecomingly, unattractively, unfittingly
quaintpretty, attractive, lovely
rankgrowing in abundance, excessively luxuriant [often unattractively]
sugaredsweetly tempting, outwardly attractive
sunburntof dark complexion, not fair-skinned [and therefore unattractive]
sweetattractive, pleasing, appealing
tamepetty, decoy [attracting people into a card game]
vile-drawingattracting towards evil
well-favouredgood-looking, attractive in appearance
well-seemingattractively looking, presenting a plausible appearance

Thesaurus

 33 result(s).
appearance, attractive inwell-favoured
attractdraw
attractallure
attracted, behearken
attracted, behearken
attracting towards evilvile-drawing
attraction, sexualliking
attractivefair-faced
attractivegracious
attractivegoodly
attractivesweet
attractivequaint
attractive in appearancewell-favoured
attractive temptations, full offine-baited
attractive to, belove
attractive, outwardlysugared
attractive, superficiallyflattering
attractivelyhandsomely
attractively lookingwell-seeming
attractivenessfavour
evil, attracting towardsvile-drawing
notice of, attractcatch
sexual attractionliking
superficially attractiveflattering
temptations, full of attractivefine-baited
unattractivehomely
unattractivehard-favoured
unattractiveill-favoured
unattractivefoul
unattractivelymisbecomingly
unattractivelyill-favouredly
unattractivenessfoulness
woman, unattractive dowdy

Words Families

 3 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ATTRACTBASICattract v, attraction n, attractive adj
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