from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A woman of great seductive charm who leads men into compromising or dangerous situations.
- n. An alluring, mysterious woman.
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- n. An attractive and seductive but ultimately dangerous woman.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive
So if Bella’s not the femme fatale in this situation, and Elissa’s not the femme fatale, then I guess one doesn’t exist.
This, of itself, made a femme fatale of Kitty Cartarette.
If this were a movie and the sun was going down on Shanosha, the femme fatale would have the last laugh, of course, walking off into the sunset with all her secrets.