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SEDUCE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does seduce mean? 

SEDUCE (verb)
  The verb SEDUCE has 2 senses:

1. induce to have sex
2. lure or entice away from duty, principles, or proper conduct

  Familiarity information: SEDUCE used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SEDUCE (verb)


Sense 1seduce [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Induce to have sex

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Synonyms:

seduce; score; make

Context examples:

Harry finally seduced Sally / Did you score last night? / Harry made Sally

Hypernyms (to "seduce" is one way to...):

persuade (cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm)

"Seduce" entails doing...:

bang; be intimate; bed; bonk; do it; eff; fuck; get it on; get laid; have a go at it; have intercourse; have it away; have it off; have sex; hump; jazz; know; lie with; love; make love; make out; roll in the hay; screw; sleep with (have sexual intercourse with)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s somebody


Sense 2seduce [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Lure or entice away from duty, principles, or proper conduct

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Context example:

She was seduced by the temptation of easy money and started to work in a massage parlor

Hypernyms (to "seduce" is one way to...):

entice; lure; tempt (provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s somebody
Something ----s somebody


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