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lure

1 verb attract, persuade TRANSITIVEmeall verb  c m ubréag verb  c m ucluain a chur ar  c m uthe banks lured customers with low interest rates mheall na bainc custaiméirí le rátaí úis ísle, chuir na bainc cluain ar chustaiméirí le rátaí úis íslehe lured her into the car mheall sé isteach sa charr í, bhréag sé isteach sa charr íthey were lured into buying a house mealladh iad le teach a cheannach 2 noun attraction tarraingt fem  c m uthe gold was a powerful lure for people bhí an-tarraingt ag daoine ar an órthe lure of money is powerful tá tarraingt aisteach ag airgeadthe lure of the city tarraingt na cathrach 3 noun FISH, HUNT to catch animals or fishgaiste masc4  c m ufishing lure baoite iascaireachta