Synonyms of decoy in English:



  • 1 a decoy to distract their attention
    lure, bait, red herring;
    enticement, inducement, temptation, attraction, carrot;
    snare, trap
  • verb

    Back to top  
  • 1 he was decoyed to the mainland
    lure, entice, allure, tempt;
    entrap, snare, trap
  • Definition of decoy in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day rebuff
    Pronunciation: rɪˈbʌf
    reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…