A woman who seduces someone, especially one who entices a man into sexual activity.
- On the one hand she is admired for her courage, political intelligence, and stoicism; on the other hand she is seen as a femme fatale, a seductress, and a symbol of death.
- He paints a woman as the seductress and temptress.
- His female seductress represents femininity as a threat to the coherence of the all-male society of military officers.
Early 19th century: from obsolete seductor 'male seducer', from seducere (see seduce).
Words that rhyme with seductressconductress, instructress
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