Usage examples for attract

  1. I have done what I could to attract you, to retain you. – The Red Lily, v2 by Anatole France
  2. When she returned to Dresden that night she stood gazing at herself in the glass and saw that there was nothing there to attract the love of such a man as Phineas Finn,- of one who was himself glorious with manly beauty; but yet for her sadness there was some cure, some possibility of consolation in the fact that she was a wife. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  3. For instance, ideas and things to which I have no intention of turning my mind attract me. – Increasing-Human-Efficiency-in-Business-a-contribution-to-the-psychology-of-business by Scott, Walter Dill
  4. It will attract less attention to have him stopped there than here. – Under the Rose by Frederic Stewart Isham
  5. There are two features of this letter that ought to attract attention. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  6. As we made a detour around the building I said to Pierre, taking good care not to point lest I attract attention: Yonder is the house, where the soldier stands in front of the door. – The Minute Boys of York Town by James Otis
  7. " Therefore we must try to find something that will attract them. – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss
  8. " Wear something dark which won't attract attention in the bushes," advised Penny. – Danger at the Drawbridge by Mildred A. Wirt
  9. After this I return home, waiting until dusk, however, as I do not like to attract attention. – Remarks by Bill Nye
  10. I would send a man with you, only I do not wish to attract attention." – Revenge! by by Robert Barr
  11. His hand was raised to attract her attention. – The Biography of a Prairie Girl by Eleanor Gates
  12. It is her beauty, and not her talents that attract attention. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown