Associations to the word «Attraction»


ATTRACTION, noun. The tendency to attract.
ATTRACTION, noun. The feeling of being attracted.
ATTRACTION, noun. (countable) An event or location that has a tendency to attract visitors.
ATTRACTION, noun. (chess) The sacrifice of pieces in order to expose the enemy king.

Dictionary definition

ATTRACTION, noun. The force by which one object attracts another.
ATTRACTION, noun. An entertainment that is offered to the public.
ATTRACTION, noun. The quality of arousing interest; being attractive or something that attracts; "her personality held a strange attraction for him".
ATTRACTION, noun. A characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts; "flowers are an attractor for bees".
ATTRACTION, noun. An entertainer who attracts large audiences; "he was the biggest drawing card they had".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne