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seduce
used in Good Country People

3 uses
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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
  • She had seduced him without even making up her mind to try.
seduced = enticed to fall in love
  • During the night she had imagined that she seduced him.
  • She imagined that the two of them walked on the place until they came to the storage barn beyond the two back fields and there, she imagined, that things came to such a pass that she very easily seduced him and that then, of course, she had to reckon with his remorse.

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