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adjective attractive pronunciation in American English /əˈtræktɪv/
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  1. 1
    an attractive person is pleasant to look at, especially in a way that interests you sexually
    a stunningly attractive movie star
    1. a.
      something that is attractive is pleasant in some way
      a cozy cabin in a scenically attractive setting
      We saw a less attractive side of his personality that day.
  2. 2
    worth having, considering, or doing
    Of all the proposals we’ve seen, theirs is the least commercially attractive.
    a superficially attractive proposition
    attractive to: a company that will be increasingly attractive to investors

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