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Definition of seductress noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

seductress

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//sɪˈdʌktrəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//sɪˈdʌktrəs//
 
 
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a woman who persuades somebody to have sex with her Word Origin early 19th cent.: from obsolete seductor ‘male seducer’, from seducere, from se- ‘away, apart’ + ducere ‘to lead’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: seductress