A sexy “lobbyist” named Destiny, who Nicholson uses to seduce politicians on Capitol Hill, attempts to bed Senator Tanner.
“Precisely to seduce you…so you are kind to me,” says Castro.
Some actresses depend not on “feminine wiles” to seduce but on their own way with a swagger.
He also accuses Isabel of repeatedly trying to seduce him, although he supposedly refused to succumb to her licentious ways.
I know it sounds crazy, but there are aspects of this land of the Enlightenment that might seduce you, so to speak.
And yet all that Seneca's daring could venture was to seduce the baby-tyrant into the least injurious of tyrannies.
When a woman invert wishes to seduce a normal girl, it is easy for her to do so.
Lastly, Jannes might come from a Hebrew root which means to seduce, and Jambres from one which means to rebel.
The king himself now asserts it was because he had tried to seduce his paramour.
While young, they seduce the wives of others, and when they are old, they cannot secure the affections of their own.
1520s, "to persuade a vassal, etc., to desert his allegiance or service," from Latin seducere "lead away, lead astray," from se- "aside, away" (see secret (n.)) + ducere "to lead" (see duke (n.)). Sexual sense, now the prevailing one, is attested from 1550s and apparently was not in Latin. Originally "entice (a woman) to a surrender of chastity." Related: Seduced; seducing.
Replaced Middle English seduisen (late 15c.), from Middle French séduire "seduce," from Old French suduire "to corrupt, seduce," from Latin subducere "draw away, withdraw, remove," from sub- "from under, further" (see sub-) + ducere "to lead" (see duke).