what is difference between beguiling and enticing
- Rhymes: -aɪlɪŋ
- present participle of beguile
beguiling (plural beguilings)
- A beguilement.
beguiling (comparative more beguiling, superlative most beguiling)
- That beguiles or beguile.
- a beguiling look
- 2009, Reif Larsen, The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet, Pinguin Books, page 26:
- I thought he was supposed to be my mentor. But, in actuality, what did I know about the often beguiling world of adults?
- IPA: /ɛnˈtaɪsɪŋ/
enticing (comparative more enticing, superlative most enticing)
- That entices; alluring; attractive; charming
- Synonyms: enticing, (formal, obsolete) illecebrous; see also Thesaurus:attractive
- Antonyms: repulsive, unalluring, unattractive, unenticing
- present participle of entice
- enticing in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- enticing in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
enticing (plural enticings)
- enticement; temptation