What does attractive mean?

Definitions for attractive
əˈtræk tɪvat·trac·tive

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word attractive.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. attractive(adj)

    pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm

    "a remarkably attractive young man"; "an attractive personality"; "attractive clothes"; "a book with attractive illustrations"

  2. attractive(adj)

    having power to arouse interest

    "an attractive opportunity"; "the job is attractive because of the pay"

  3. attractive(a)(adj)

    having the properties of a magnet; the ability to draw or pull

    "an attractive force";

Wiktionary

  1. attractive(Adjective)

    Causing attraction; having the quality of attracting by inherent force.

  2. attractive(Adjective)

    Having the power of charming or alluring by agreeable qualities; enticing.

    That's a very attractive offer.

  3. attractive(Adjective)

    Pleasing or appealing to the senses.

    He is an attractive fellow with a trim figure.

  4. Origin: From attractivus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Attractive(adj)

    having the power or quality of attracting or drawing; as, the attractive force of bodies

  2. Attractive(adj)

    attracting or drawing by moral influence or pleasurable emotion; alluring; inviting; pleasing

  3. Attractive(noun)

    that which attracts or draws; an attraction; an allurement

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. attractif.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'attractive' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2019

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'attractive' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2795

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'attractive' in Adjectives Frequency: #266

How to pronounce attractive?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say attractive in sign language?

  1. attractive

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of attractive in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of attractive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of attractive in a Sentence

  1. Martin Lehmann:

    Clariant is an attractive bride.

  2. James Cunniffe:

    But the rates are clearly attractive.

  3. Heidi Richardson:

    Valuations are looking much more attractive.

  4. Ingrid Weir:

    Insecurity isn't an attractive quality in a man.

  5. Chief Executive John Watson:

    We think it's an asset that'll be very attractive.

Images & Illustrations of attractive

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