GRE Word List

ALLURE

entice; attract; tempt

The meaning of the word allure is entice; attract; tempt.

Random words

WordMeaning
brusqueblunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
negatecancel out; nullify; cause to have no effect; deny; N. negation
self-righteoussure of one's own righteousness; moralistic
extenuateweaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
appositeappropriate; fitting
adversegoing against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
bowdlerizeexpurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
enmityill will; hatred; hostility
engendercause; produce; give rise to
carnagedestruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals