drawing card

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  • noun

Synonyms for drawing card

an entertainer who attracts large audiences

a featured article of merchandise sold at a loss in order to draw customers

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The drawing card at the Inn at Snakedance is a herd of Llamas, which are available for "Take a Llama to Lunch" wilderness tours guided by trained naturalists.
Notwithstanding a certain fixation on "the Orient" and the rather extravagant ethnographic postulation, the drawing card of Artforum no.
Another drawing card is the casting of the British production's Laurey: Josefina Gabrielle, whose background includes a stint with the National Ballet of Portugal, is an exceptional Laurey who dances the famous dream ballet herself.
The zoo expects Kimbia will become a drawing card together with other rare animals kept there -- five pygmy hippopotamuses and a giant panda.
In May 1998, Space City Partners started construction of the Space City Inn, a futuristic hotel they hoped would be the drawing card to make Space City Park a reality.
Stock options were the employee drawing card for many startups over the past few years.
THE clash of Joannestown Cash and Concorde Direct in heat two of the Egan Catering Leger second round should prove a major drawing card at Shelbourne Park on Saturday.
New Benefits finds that plastic surgery is usually not the drawing card for discount programs, although it offers a cosmetic-surgery discount program to insurers and employers, with a 20% discount on procedures that typically start at $2,000.
MMPI show manager Chris Land agreed that opportunities for contract design were a prime drawing card for LivingSpaces exhibitors.
Access to both Route 17 and Interstate 84 is Crystal Run's big drawing card for professional service firms," said James T.
Rock music memorabilia has proven to be a major drawing card at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa, which opened March 11, 2004, and which has quickly become the center for entertainment activity in Tampa Bay.
He added that participants between 8 and 80 years of age in this competition, is an added drawing card for the company as a sponsor as the flagship sponsorship of this competition has ensured that this event to reaches out to everyone.
What they have in mind is making the waterfront an even bigger drawing card by creating a gathering place for festival-goers, vendors and tourists.
The all-cash acquisition, announced Tuesday, gives Sunnyvale-based Yahoo a major drawing card as it competes against Apple Computer Inc.
And, apart from Mikhail Baryshnikov, the former ballet superstar who is the company's chief drawing card, there is no permanent corps of dancers.