Enticing vs Attractive - What's the difference?

enticing | attractive |


As adjectives the difference between enticing and attractive

is that enticing is that entices; alluring; attracting; charming while attractive is causing attraction; having the quality of attracting by inherent force.

As a verb enticing

is (entice).

As a noun enticing

is enticement; temptation.

enticing

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • That entices; alluring; attracting; charming.
  • Synonyms

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    Verb

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    Noun

    (en noun)
  • enticement; temptation
  • attractive

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Causing attraction; having the quality of attracting by inherent force.
  • Having the power of charming or alluring by agreeable qualities; enticing.
  • That's a very attractive offer.
  • Pleasing or appealing to the senses.
  • He is an attractive fellow with a trim figure.

    Synonyms

    * (causing attraction) magnetic * (having the power of charming) desirable * (pleasing or appealing to the senses) pretty, beautiful

    Antonyms

    * (having the power of charming) repulsive, ugly * (pleasing or appealing to the senses) repulsive, ugly * unattractive

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