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SEDUCTION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does seduction mean? 

SEDUCTION (noun)
  The noun SEDUCTION has 2 senses:

1. enticing someone astray from right behavior
2. an act of winning the love or sexual favor of someone

  Familiarity information: SEDUCTION used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SEDUCTION (noun)


Sense 1seduction [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Enticing someone astray from right behavior

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("seduction" is a kind of...):

enticement; temptation (the act of influencing by exciting hope or desire)


Sense 2seduction [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An act of winning the love or sexual favor of someone

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

seduction; conquest

Hypernyms ("seduction" is a kind of...):

success (an attainment that is successful)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "seduction"):

score; sexual conquest (a seduction culminating in sexual intercourse)


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