Definitions and translations for "attract"

Definition of attract

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Verb
1. To pull toward without touching.
A magnet attracts iron filings.
2. To arouse interest.
Advertising is designed to attract customers.
3. To draw by moral, emotional or sexual influence; to engage or fix, as the mind, attention, etc.; to invite or allure.
To attract admirers;   His big smile and brown eyes instantly attracted me.
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English - English - attract

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v. pull toward, draw inward

English - Spanish - attract

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v. atraer, cautivar; ser atrayente

English - French - attract

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v. attirer

English - German - attract

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v. ziehen, anziehen

English - Indonesian - attract

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v. menarik, memikat, membiusi, membiuskan

English - Italian - attract

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v. attirare, attrarre; allettare, affascinare; esercitare un'attrazione; (fig, assol) essere attraente, piacere

English - Polish - attract

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v. przyciągać czyjąś uwagę, uwaga: zwracać na siebie uwagę, wabić, pociągać, pociągnąć

English - Portuguese - attract

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v. atrair; seduzir

English - Romanian - attract

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v. atrage, avea farmec, îmbia, fi urmat de, solicita

English - Russian - attract

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г. притягивать, прельщать, пленять, привлекать, влечь, приваживать, манить

English - Turkish - attract

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f. çekmek, cezbetmek

English - Ukrainian - attract

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v. притягувати, приваблювати, чарувати, вабити, ласити, манути, надити, повабити, привертати, принаджувати, притягати

English - Dutch - attract

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ww. (aan)trekken

English - Greek - attract

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ρήμ. προσελκείω, έλκω, προσελκύω

English - Arabic - attract

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‏جذب، إستهوى، لفت، خلب‏

English - Chinese - attract

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(动) 吸; 引起; 吸引; 引起...的注意; 引起注意; 有吸引力

English - Chinese - attract

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(動) 吸; 引起; 吸引; 引起...的注意; 引起注意; 有吸引力

English - Hindi - attract

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v. आकषिर्त करना, खींचना, लुभाना

English - Japanese - attract

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(動) 引き付ける; 引く

English - Korean - attract

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동. 유인하다, 끌어당기다

English - Vietnamese - attract

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v. kéo lại, rút lại, dụ dổ
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Synonyms for attract
1. entice: seduce, charm, tempt, lure, captivate, enchant, invite
2. draw towards: draw, pull, pull in, bring in, magnetise, magnetize, drag
Verb forms for attract
Present participle: attracting
Present: attract (3.person: attracts)
Past: attracted
Future: will attract
Present conditional: would attract
Present Perfect: have attracted (3.person: has attracted)
Past Perfect: had attracted
Future Perfect: will have attracted
Past conditional: would have attracted