English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "lure"

The police were able to lure the drug dealer into a trap by posing as addicts looking for cocaineThe old man lured children into his home by promising to show them his new kittens.

The police were able to lure the drug dealer into a trap by posing as addicts looking for cocaine.

Cigarette companies are doing everything they can to lure young people into smoking.

Young men in the small towns are always attracted by the lure of the big cities.

He used live worms as a lure to catch the fish.

I lured my little brother into the kitchen by telling him there was chocolate cake there, and then ran back into the living room to change the channel on the television.

We used old fish heads to lure the crabs into the trap.

The Olympic Games has lost its allure for many fans since it decided to allow professional athletes to participate.

Quebec City is one of the most alluring cities to visit in North America.

She smiled alluringly at her lover, and walked towards the bedroom.

Charles Lindbergh said that it was a love of the air and sky and flying, the lure of adventure, the appreciation of beauty that motivated him to make his historic transatlantic flight.

Did you know that naturalists use marshmallows to lure alligators out of swamps?

In the movie E.T., a little boy used candies to lure the alien out into the open.

The ancient Romans lured swordfish within range of their spears by using boats shaped like their prey.

The beautiful forests and valleys of the Republic of Georgia have been a great lure to poets and travelers throughout the ages.

Early visitors to Tahiti were lured by stories of the great beauty of the islands and its people.

People flooded into Hong Kong during the 1800s and 1900s, lured by economic opportunities, or fleeing from danger in their homeland.

Legend has it that in 1284, the Pied Piper lured 130 children of Hamelin away, and they were never seen again.

Advertising often uses beautiful people in exotic locations to lure people into buying a product.

After changing the lures on our fishing lines, we began to catch more fish.


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