- 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 sēductiō sēductiōn- from sēductus past participle of sēdūcere to lead astray sē- apart ; see s(w)e- in Indo-European roots. dūcere to lead ; see deuk- in Indo-European roots.
From Latin se- + ducere