come-on
noun Date: 1902 1. something (as an advertising promotion) intended to entice or allure 2. a usually sexual advance

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • come on — {v.} 1. To begin; appear. * /Rain came on toward morning./ * /He felt a cold coming on./ 2. To grow or do well; thrive. * /The wheat was coming on./ * /His business came on splendidly./ 3. or[come upon]. To meet accidentally; encounter; find. *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come on — intransitive verb Date: 15th century 1. a. to advance by degrees < darkness came on > b. to begin by degrees < rain came on toward noon > 2. a. please used in cajoling or pleading b. used …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • come-on — {n.}, {slang} An attractive offer made to a naive person under false pretenses in order to gain monetary or other advantage. * /Joe uses a highly successful come on when he sells vacant lots on Grand Bahama Island./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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