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noun as in come-hither

noun as in flirting

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Its basic properties have beguiled curious minds as far back as Plato and Aristotle.

“If we get one mission there, Venus will beguile the world and more will follow,” Dyar says.

The term remains a handy tag we stick on deeds which in our beguilement or cowardice we cannot or will not confront.

The first annual Doha Tribeca Film Festival was an ambitious beguilement.

The first-annual Doha Tribeca Film Festival was an ambitious beguilement.

Then followed much similar feminine beguilement; the faculty for which seems to be rather increased by the Jordan bath.

"Don't go," said Esther, in a conventional prettiness, but no such beguilement as she had wafted through the telephone.

The few sous spent upon such beguilement of long winter nights were most likely economized by some little deprivation.

In any case they must be taken for what they are: a beguilement of lone moments of leisure.

How abounding in beguilement are all his words, like lovers' sidelong glances, and honey of Hybla to the tongue!


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On this page you'll find 206 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to beguilement, such as: delight, diversion, enjoyment, hilarity, laughter, and pleasure.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.