- (rare) To sweeten (figuratively); to entice, allure.
- 1603, Michel de Montaigne, chapter 12, in John Florio, transl., The Essayes, […], book II, printed at London: By Val[entine] Simmes for Edward Blount […], OCLC 946730821:
- I well perceive they are but scoffers, which sute and apply themselves unto our foolishnesse, thereby to enhonny [transl. emmieler] and allure us to these opinions and hopes fitting our mortall appetite.
- 1950, Holbrook Jackson, The Anatomy of Bibliomania, Illinois, 2001, p.551:
- A high price to one so afflicted is a temptation and peril; it enhoneys and allures, inflames him with renewed madness for possession.