What is the noun for bait?

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  1. Any substance, especially food, used in catching fish, or other animals, by alluring them to a hook, snare, trap, or net.
  2. Food containing poison or a harmful additive to kill animals that are pests.
  3. Anything which allures; something used to lure or entice someone or something into doing something
  4. A portion of food or drink, as a refreshment taken on a journey; also, a stop for rest and refreshment.
    1. (Geordie) A packed lunch
    2. (East Anglia) A small meal taken mid-morning while farming
    3. (Northern England) A miner's packed meal.
  5. A light or hasty luncheon.
  6. Synonyms:
    1. lure, enticement, temptation, carrot, attraction, snare, incentive, allurement, come-on, decoy, magnet, lure, inducement, decoy, trap, draw, turn-on, siren, bribe, teaser, fly, troll, plug, incitement, jig, honeypot, seducement, siren song, drag, pull, shill, carrot and stick
  1. Agent noun of bait; one who baits, as with a fishhook.
  2. (Internet) A troll who deliberately posts aggravating messages on a message board to elicit responses.
  3. Synonyms:
    1. tempter, seducer, solicitor, tease, tormentor, taunter, persecutor, tormenter, harasser, ridiculer, quizzer, mocker, heckler, torturer, needler, teaser, quiz
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