Synonyms of decoy in English:

decoy

noun

  • stress on the first syllable we need a decoy to distract their attention
  • verb

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  • stress on the second syllable he was decoyed to the mainland by his enemies
    lure, entice, induce, inveigle, ensnare; tempt, seduce; entrap, snare, trap
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