attirer

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Etymology[edit]

attire +‎ -er

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attirer (plural attirers)

  1. One who attires.

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Old French atirer, atirier (to draw to oneself), from a- + tirer (to draw, pull out with great effort, snatch violently, tear away), from Gothic *𐍄𐌹𐍂𐌰𐌽 (tiran, to tear away, remove), from Proto-Germanic *teraną (to tear, tear apart), from Proto-Indo-European *derə- (to tear, tear apart), equivalent to a- +‎ tirer. More at tirer.

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Verb[edit]

attirer

  1. to attract
  2. to lure, to entice

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