- the act of seducing or the state of being seduced
- something that seduces
Origin of seductionMiddle French ; from Ecclesiastical Late Latin seductio ; from L, a leading away
- a. The act of seducing.b. The condition of being seduced.
- Something that seduces or has the qualities to seduce; an enticement.
Origin of seductionLatin s&emacron;ducti&omacron;, s&emacron;ducti&omacron;n-, from s&emacron;ductus, past participle of s&emacron;d&umacron;cere, to lead astray : s&emacron;-, apart; see s(w)e- in Indo-European roots + d&umacron;cere, to lead; see deuk- in Indo-European roots.
From Latin se- + ducere