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Overview of verb attract

The verb attract has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (23) attract, pull, pull in, draw, draw in

(direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes; "Her good looks attract the stares of many men"; "The ad pulled in many potential customers"; "This pianist pulls huge crowds"; "The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers")

2. (4) attract, appeal

(be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people")

3. attract

(exert a force on (a body) causing it to approach or prevent it from moving away; "the gravitational pull of a planet attracts other bodies") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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