One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Inviting or enticing quality, behaviour, etc.; specifically sexual seductiveness or allure.
Inviting, enticing; alluring, seductive.
1960s; earliest use found in Ngaio Marsh (1895–1982), detective novelist and theatre director. From come hither + -y<br>early 20th century. From come hither + -y.
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