seduce: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (si-ds', -dys'), [key]
— -duced, -duc•ing.
  1. to lead astray, as from duty, rectitude, or the like; corrupt.
  2. to persuade or induce to have sexual intercourse.
  3. to lead or draw away, as from principles, faith, or allegiance: He was seduced by the prospect of gain.
  4. to win over; attract; entice: a supermarket seducing customers with special sales.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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