Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An alluring, bewitching woman. See Usage Note at -ess.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An alluring woman who seduces or exploits men.
  • n. A woman considered sexually attractive by men.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A woman who entices.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A woman who tempts or entices.

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

  • n. a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive

Etymologies

tempter +‎ -ess (Wiktionary)

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