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Definition 1: lure or entice away from duty, principles, or proper conduct - [verb of communication]

Samples where seduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

(seduce is a kind of ...) provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion

"He lured me into temptation"

(seduce has a similar meaning as ...) induce to have sex

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

Definition 2: induce to have sex - [verb of contact]

Samples where seduce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for seduce in the sense of this definition

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

"You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!"

(seduce implies ...) have sexual intercourse with

"This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm" "Adam knew Eve" "Were you ever intimate with this man?"

(seduce has a similar meaning as ...) lure or entice away from duty, principles, or proper conduct

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

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