To draw to, or cause to tend to; esp. to cause to approach, adhere, or combine; or to cause to resist divulsion, separation, or decomposition.
- To cause to draw near or adhere by physical force: Magnetic poles are attracted to their opposites.
- To arouse or compel the interest, admiration, or attention of: We were attracted by the display of lights.
- To possess or use the power of attraction.