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1. entice

verb. ['ɪnˈtaɪs'] provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion.

Synonyms

  • lure
  • decoy
  • tweedle
  • snare
  • lead on
  • stimulate
  • hook
  • tempt
  • seduce
  • bait
  • provoke
  • call

Antonyms

  • desensitise
  • desensitize
  • deaden
  • sedate

Etymology

  • enticier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Entice

  • overprice
  • misprice
  • reprice
  • precise
  • concise
  • suffice
  • splice
  • matteis
  • excise
  • deweiss
  • devise
  • device
  • berneice
  • advice
  • twice
  • trice
  • thrice
  • stice
  • spice
  • slice
  • schweiss
  • pryce
  • price
  • preiss
  • kreiss
  • kleiss
  • grice
  • fleiss'
  • fleiss
  • bryce

How do you pronounce entice?

Pronounce entice as ɪnˈtaɪs.

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Sentences with entice


1. Verb, base form
Apply very gentle pressure to entice your cat to open his mouth.

Quotes about entice


1. Prayer will make a man cease from sin, or sin will entice a man to cease from prayer.
- John Bunyan

2. The ultimate reason for setting goals is to entice you to become the person it takes to achieve them
- Jim Rohn

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