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Another word for attract

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Verb
  1. To direct or impel to oneself by some quality or action

    See also:

    like

  2. To arouse the interest and attention of

    See also:

    excite

Another word for attract

Synonym Study

  • Captivate implies a capturing of the attention or affection, but suggests a light, passing influence
  • Fascinate and enchant both also suggest a magical power, fascinate stressing an irresistible holding of interest and enchant the evoking of great delight
  • Charm suggests the literal or figurative casting of a spell and implies very pleasing qualities in the agent
  • Allure implies attraction by that which seductively offers pleasure, delight, reward, etc.
  • Attract implies the exertion of a force such as magnetism to draw a person or thing and connotes susceptibility in the thing drawn