Definition of "attracting" []

  • To draw (notice, a crowd of observers, etc) to oneself by conspicuous behaviour or appearance (esp in the phrase attract attention) (verb)
  • To exert a force on (a body) that tends to cause an approach or oppose a separation (verb)
  • To possess some property that pulls or draws (something) towards itself (verb)
  • To exert a pleasing, alluring, or fascinating influence (upon); be attractive (to) (verb)
  • Present participle of attract. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "attracting" in a sentence
  • "For 34 cents a contract, the calls attracting big volume profit if Wal-Mart shares rise beyond $60.34 by the middle of March."
  • "YC's vetting process plays a big role in attracting investors."
  • "While Kapoor's structure may yet succeed in attracting global attention to an impoverished corner of England, the chants of "We want Gordon Strachan out" which proved the soundtrack to the latter parts of the deserved 2-1 defeat by Leeds United on Saturday evening indicated the Scot is no longer being offered the benefit of the doubt."