Synonyms of decoy in English:

decoy

noun

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

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  • 1 he was decoyed to the mainland
    lure, entice, allure, tempt; entrap, snare, trap
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