from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A woman who seduces. See Usage Note at -ess.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A woman skilled and practiced at seduction.
- n. A woman who seduces.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A woman who seduces; a female seducer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A female seducer; a woman who leads a man astray.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a woman who seduces
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She put them in before fixing her hair in what she called seductress style, using a curling iron to create soft twists that framed her face.
Another seductress might be the flamenco-dancing main character, Ronda Cari, of my new novel, Seeing Red.
Another seductress might be the flamenco-dancing main character, Ronda Cari, of my new novel
The British system -- the NHS, National Health Service -- he called it a "seductress" that he said he was in love with; it's a global treasure, it's a model for the U.S.
Pfeiffer, 50, plays a "seductress" and has multiple love ...
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Like all women, she suffers from male-dominated historiography in both ancient and modern times and was often seen merely as an appendage of the men in her life or was stereotyped into typical chauvinistic female roles such as seductress or sorceress, one whose primary accomplishment was ruining the men that she was involved with.
To an American observer, the NHS is such a seductress.
Despite Caesar and Marc Antony's rampant sexual profligacy with uncountable wives, concubines and passing assignations, it is (serially monogamous) Cleopatra who is remembered as the panting seductress.
NORRIS: Beyond being a seductress, how did she use her gender?