Simple Definition of seduction
: the act of persuading someone to have sex with you
: something that interests and attracts people
Examples of seduction in a sentence
The book describes his seductions of young women.
<the swift seduction of the college freshman into a life of drinking and partying>
Origin and Etymology of seduction
Middle French, from Late Latin seduction-, seductio, from Latin, act of leading aside, from seducere
First Known Use: 1526
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