Verboticism: Alluruse

'Do you really think I'm cute?'

DEFINITION: To flirt with a purpose or ulterior motive -- as opposed to casual flirting, which is just for fun.

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Alluruse

Created by: jadenguy

Pronunciation: al yoo roos

Sentence: When Vincent and Julius finally made it, they stopped to think. The brothers were at least an hour behind, they had the umbrellas, and the sun wasn’t up yet. Sure of themselves they went forwards. They hadn’t counted on the farmer’s daughters. A tangled web of alluruses quickly enraptured Julius, but Vincent had true love!

Etymology: allure + ruse

Points: 854

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Comments: Alluruse

Jabberwocky - 2007-07-18: 10:16:00
I'm curious to find out what the umbrellas are for

administraitor - 2007-07-18: 17:30:00
"early morning rain?"

Kyoti - 2007-07-18: 22:02:00
SPF300?