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seduce
used in Sense and Sensibility

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Definition
to persuade someone to do something by tempting them with something pleasurable or desired — often to make them want to have sex
  • I could not trace her beyond her first seducer, and there was every reason to fear that she had removed from him only to sink deeper in a life of sin.
    Chapter 31 (56% in)
  • He had left the girl whose youth and innocence he had seduced, in a situation of the utmost distress, with no creditable home, no help, no friends, ignorant of his address!
    Chapter 31 (81% in)
  • She felt the loss of Willoughby's character yet more heavily than she had felt the loss of his heart; his seduction and desertion of Miss Williams, the misery of that poor girl, and the doubt of what his designs might ONCE have been on herself, preyed altogether so much on her spirits, that she could not bring herself to speak of what she felt even to Elinor; and, brooding over her sorrows in silence, gave more pain to her sister than could have been communicated by the most open and...
    Chapter 32 (7% in)

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