2 an entertainment that is offered to the public
3 the quality of arousing interest; being attractive or something that attracts; "her personality held a strange attraction for him" [syn: attractiveness]
4 a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts; "flowers are an attractor for bees" [syn: attractor, attracter, attractive feature, magnet]
5 an entertainer who attracts large audiences; "he was the biggest drawing card they had" [syn: drawing card, draw, attractor, attracter]
- /əˈtɹæk.ʃən/, /@"tr\
In general, an attraction draws one object towards another one. The term may have the following specific meanings.
- In physics, attraction may refer to gravity or to the electromagnetic force.
- Attraction (emotion)
- Interpersonal attraction - the attraction between people which leads to friendships and romantic relationships.
- attraction is the process by which a relative pronoun takes on — that is, is "attracted to" — the case of its antecedent.
- Law of Attraction (New Age) (in metaphysics) posits that a mental disposition will attract equivalent external circumstances and events.
- Tourist attraction
attraction in German: Attraktion
attraction in French: Attraction
attraction in Italian: Attrazione
attraction in Dutch: Aantrekking
attraction in Japanese: アトラクション
attraction in Simple English: Attraction
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