- n. 诱惑；饵；诱惑物
- vt. 诱惑；引诱
- n. (Lure)人名；(英)卢尔
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1. 谐音“六饵” => 用六个诱饵来诱惑你、引诱你。
2. 音译“诱饵”，就像 humor 的音译“幽默”一样取的是首字母去掉后的发音。
- lure (n.)
- early 14c., "something which allures or entices, an attraction" (a figurative use), also "bait for recalling hawks," from Anglo-French lure, Old French loirre "device used to recall hawks, lure," from Frankish *loþr or some other Germanic source, from Proto-Germanic *lothran "to call" (cognates: Middle High German luoder, Middle Low German loder "lure, bait," German Luder "lure, deceit, bait;" also Old English laþian "to call, invite," German laden).
Originally a bunch of feathers on a long cord, from which the hawk is fed during its training. Used of means of alluring other animals (especially fish) from c. 1700. Technically, bait is something the animal can eat; lure is a more general term. Also in 15c. a collective word for a group of young women.
- lure (v.)
- late 14c., of hawks, also of persons, from lure (n.). Related: Lured; luring.
- 1. The lure of rural life is proving as strong as ever.
- 2. The company aims to lure smokers back to cigarettes.
- 3. the lure of filthy lucre
- 4. Her winning ways were always enough to lure any man on.
- 5. Cheese is really a good lure for mice.
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