Seducer Se*du"cer, n. One who, or that which, seduces. For a female seducer, the term {seductress} is also used [1913 Webster +PJC]

He whose firm faith no reason could remove, Will melt before that soft seducer, love. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. Specifically: One who induces another to engage in sexual intercourse. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • seducer — noun see seduce …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • seducer — se|duc|er [sıˈdju:sə US ˈdu:sər] n a man who persuades someone to have sex with him →↑seductress …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • seducer — se duc·er || sɪ duːsÉ™(r) / dju n. tempter, one who entices; one who corrupts, one who leads astray; one who persuades a person to engage in sexual activity …   English contemporary dictionary

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