ATTRACTION in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of ATTRACTION
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attraction
 n.  action or power of evoking interest or pleasure for something
Example Sentence: (108 in 8 pages)
1  Many toys have no attraction beyond their novelty value.
2  The attraction between them is physical.
3  The idea of working for state-owned enterprises has little attraction to young people nowadays.
4  This simple physical concept of addictive disease and recovery has an obvious superficial attraction but may be far from the full picture.
5  Part of the attraction is Darwin's proximity to Asia.
6  His love for her was not just physical attraction.
7  The attraction between them is purely physical.
8  My attraction to him was totally physical.
9  She felt an immediate physical attraction to him.
10  They shared a powerful mutual attraction.
11  Sexual attraction is a large part of falling in love.
12  They felt a strong mutual attraction.
13  Harriet died peacefully in her enclosure at a zoo in northern Australia where she was the star attraction.
14  This wasn't about love, this was about raw animal attraction, about kindred spirits in carnal lust.
15  The attraction of asymmetrical balance to artists is its lack of a formula.
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  I suspect that the real attraction was a large library of fine books, which was left to dust and spiders since Uncle March died.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
2  Meg was Amy's confidant and monitor, and by some strange attraction of opposites Jo was gentle Beth's.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
3  Neither of these returnings was very pleasant or desirable: no magnet drew me to a given point, increasing in its strength of attraction the nearer I came.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
4  In that county there was enough to be seen to occupy the chief of their three weeks; and to Mrs. Gardiner it had a peculiarly strong attraction.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 42
5  His new source of trouble sprang from the not anticipated misfortune of Isabella Linton evincing a sudden and irresistible attraction towards the tolerated guest.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
6  He predicted the same fate to attraction, whereof the present learned are such zealous asserters.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift
Get Context   In PART 3: CHAPTER VIII.
7  When I had made this discovery, I went back, in an attraction I could not resist, to a lane by Mrs. Steerforth's, and looked over the corner of the garden wall.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 36. ENTHUSIASM
8  "If there was anything on her side at the time, it was nothing but a superficial attraction," pursued Oblonsky.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 17
9  It was just this contrast with her own position that was for Kitty the great attraction of Mademoiselle Varenka.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 30
10  The way in which he had been managing his land revolted him and had lost all attraction for him.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 3: Chapter 24
11  She did not know herself why and wherefore, but the arranging of her house had an irresistible attraction for her.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 5: Chapter 14
12  I," she thought, "did not keep my attraction for Stiva; he left me for others, and the first woman for whom he betrayed me did not keep him by being always pretty and lively.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 6: Chapter 23
13  But Frank had an uncomfortable feeling that Miss Pitty was not the attraction which brought him.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVI
14  Grace Stepney's mind was like a kind of moral fly-paper, to which the buzzing items of gossip were drawn by a fatal attraction, and where they hung fast in the toils of an inexorable memory.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 11
15  She never knew which attraction made him decide.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII