Definitions

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  • adv. In a seductive manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a seductive manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a seductive manner; with seduction.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a tempting seductive manner

Etymologies

seductive +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Corduroy and cashmere beckon seductively from the covers of fashion magazines, and the department stores want to sell you boots and sweaters.

    Down South, It's A Sleeveless Autumn

  • I think this season they are just pandering to fangirls of House/Wilson to 1) reel them in seductively and 2) to show every possible thing so they don't have to deal with it anymore!

    "I love this man."

  • I have found Judge Posner to uniformly be what I impertinently think of as a Social Darwinist Apologist, one who, as Professor Tamanaha so eloquently puts it, "clothes his radicalism in seductively realistic and reasonable-sounding words --- as if he’s just being a straight-talker, nothing new, nothing shocking".

    Balkinization

  • Judge Posner is especially dangerous because he clothes his radicalism in seductively realistic and reasonable-sounding words — as if he’s just being a straight-talker, nothing new, nothing shocking.

    Balkinization

  • So, I was sitting there reading "Maggie: A Girl of the Streets" by Stephen Crane, all proud-like that I hadn't let myself get distracted by anything else, when I read this line: "The open mouth of a saloon called seductively to passengers to enter and annihilate sorrow or create rage."

    elephants Diary Entry

  • The open mouth of a saloon called seductively to passengers to enter and annihilate sorrow or create rage.

    Maggie, a Girl of the Streets

  • The tablet computer is like a siren that calls seductively to computer engineers, only to wreck them fatally on the stony coast of our total lack of interest.

    TIME.com: Top Stories

  • All told, The Body Snatchers is truly a thriller that is difficult to put down and that calls seductively to be picked up whenever it is not in the reader’s hands.

    The Body Snatchers

  • London, Oct 2 (ANI): British model Danielle Lloyd has 'seductively' posed for a 2009 calendar in Dubai's exotic locations.

    dailyindia.com News Feed

  • Let's you and I go to my place. "a bronze-haired girl called seductively over her pretty shoulder as she headed for the door.

    Night Arrant

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