Synonyms of decoy in English:

decoy


See definition of decoy

noun

1‘we need a decoy to distract their attention’

SYNONYMS

lure, bait, red herring

enticement, inducement, temptation, attraction, allurement, draw, carrot, ensnarement, entrapment

snare, trap, pitfall, ambush


verb

1‘he was decoyed to the mainland by his enemies’

SYNONYMS

lure, entice, induce, inveigle, ensnare

tempt, seduce

entrap, snare, trap