Meaning of like a moth to the flame in English:

like a moth to the flame

phrase

  • With an irresistible attraction for someone or something.

    ‘he drew women to him like moths to the flame’
    • ‘But (and here is the contradiction) simply by hating it, I am drawn to it like a moth to the flame.’
    • ‘She felt like a moth to the flame, knowing that the more time she spent with him, the more battered her world would become.’
    • ‘She could hear the ragged breathing of her prey, drawing her to him like a moth to the flame.’