Definition of Attracts

1. Verb. (third-person singular of attract) ¹



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Definition of Attracts

1. attract [v] - See also: attract

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Attracts

attraction
attraction sphere
attractions
attractive
attractive(a)
attractive feature
attractive force
attractive nuisance
attractive nuisances
attractively
attractiveness
attractivenesses
attractivity
attractor
attractors
attracts (current term)
attrahens
attrahent
attrahents
attrap
attrapped
attraps
attrectation
attrib
attributable
attributable fraction
attributable risk
attribute
attributed
attributee

Literary usage of Attracts

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1. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1921)
"And there was the missionary himself—a kind of superman of the kind the church attracts to her harvest pioneer outposts. ..."

2. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1887)
"... but the massacre of Alexandria attracts still more attention, from the certainty of the fact, the rank of the victims, and the splendour of the capital ..."

3. Principles of Business by Charles William Gerstenberg (1918)
"A word of caution is needed just here: the beginner must not strain his energies toward extremes— not every effort that attracts attention will produce good ..."

4. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1893)
"... its donkeys and camels, its school with children crying the Koran aloud, and its juggler plying his mystic trade, attracts great crowds. ..."

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