English adjective: attractive
|1.||attractive pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm|
|Samples||A remarkably attractive young man.|
An attractive personality.
A book with attractive illustrations.
|Similar||bewitching, captivating, charismatic, cunning, cute, dinky, enchanting, engaging, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating, fetching, glossy, hypnotic, irresistible, magnetic, mesmeric, mesmerizing, personable, photogenic, piquant, prepossessing, showy, spellbinding, taking, winning, winsome|
|See also||beautiful, inviting, pleasing, seductive|
|2.||attractive having power to arouse interest|
|Samples||An attractive opportunity.|
The job is attractive because of the pay.
|3.||attractive having the properties of a magnet; the ability to draw or pull|
|Samples||An attractive force.|
|Attribute||magnetic attraction, magnetic force, magnetism|
|Domain category||natural philosophy, physics|