Meaning of MAGNET in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ mægnɪt ]
If you say that something is a magnet or is like a magnet , you mean that people are very attracted by it and want to go to it or look at it.
Prospect Park, with its vast lake, is a magnet for all health freaks...
N-COUNT : usu a N in sing , oft N for n
A magnet is a piece of iron or other material which attracts iron towards it.
...a fridge magnet.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006