seductive

adjective se·duc·tive \ si-ˈdək-tiv \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of seductive

: tending to seduce : having alluring or tempting qualities
  • a seductive, sometimes disingenuous man
  • —Thatcher Freund
  • a seductive aroma

seductively

adverb

seductiveness

noun

Examples of seductive in a Sentence

  1. the seductive power of advertising

  2. people always remarked on the cult leader's seductive personality

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First Known Use of seductive

1651


SEDUCTIVE Defined for English Language Learners

seductive

adjective

Definition of seductive for English Language Learners

  • : sexually attractive

  • : making someone do or want something : very attractive



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