- 1to persuade or trick someone to go somewhere or to do something by promising them a reward synonym entice
- 2 The child was lured into a car but managed to escape. Young people are lured to the city by the prospect of a job and money.
NAmE//lʊr//lure somebody (+ adv./prep.) (disapproving)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they lure
he / she / it lures
past simple lured
-ing form luring