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Synonyms for lure

Synonyms for lure

something that attracts, especially with the promise of pleasure or reward

something that leads one into a place or situation from which escape is difficult

to beguile or draw into a wrong or foolish course of action

to direct or impel to oneself by some quality or action

Synonyms for lure

qualities that attract by seeming to promise some kind of reward

anything that serves as an enticement

something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed

provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion

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More often than not, being consistently able to make a lure swim, dance and twitch or move in the right way at the right depth can make all the difference.
At this point, some dogs will begin to offer the behavior before you lure. If yours does, the first time he does it, mark, treat, and party!
Curious about the sounds produced by their Rat-L-Trap, Bill Lewis Lures contracted in 2002 with a company called Cetacean Research Technology of Seattle, Washington, in 2002 to compare recordings of the lure's sounds to those of a school of shad being attacked by bass.
A jig and scented soft lure pitched under a dock will usually sink straight down to the bottom where it can be slowly worked around the pilings.
As a boy, he crafted wooden fishing lures and experimented with various shapes and colors to find which ones best attracted fish.
Analysis of the GC-MS data revealed no significant correlation (P > 0.05) between lure age and the overall emission rate, or the ratio of most specific components.
In true Chuck Berry style, Lure had no fixed band, preferring instead to rehearse with local musicians prior to the tour, playing with different bands in different countries.
Combining the killer cuts from the Heartbreakers including the riotous Born To Lose and the degenerate duo of Chinese Rocks and Too Much Junkie Business along with The Waldo's own Cry Baby, a song that The Faces would surely have loved to have in their canon, Lure's set was short and sweet but packed one almighty punch.
When this happens, it is time to replace the lure, allowing the saturated one to dry out ready for re-use another day.
One of my young friends would change lures every few minutes, not because the fish might like a different lure, but because he liked a different one.
This is why we're one of the top bulk, soft plastic fishing lure manufacturers in the country,” Michalchik said.
They baited one trap in each pair with a lure containing the standard blend and baited the other with the experimental blend.
What's more, the plastic blends are tailored to allow each lure to sink and remain at a specified depth from 2 to 60 ft or more, using no lead weights.
Then make a long, narrow lure from the handle by cutting it to a suitable length.
Furthermore, a lure fisherman "is" a sophisticated bait fisherman without the stinky hands.