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seduce
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

2 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 tried to seduce the good priest who heard her infrequent confessions because she felt sorry for him.
    Chapter 11 (49% in)
  • She put her hand on her hip and leaned seductively—or so she thought—against the door jamb.
    Chapter 27 (37% in)

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