When you entice someone to go out on a date with you and to have intercourse with you, this is an example of seduce.
When easy money tempts you to do something wrong, this is an example of a situation where the promise of easy money seduced you.
He had repeatedly seduced the girl in his car, hotels and his home.
Origin of seduce
- Middle English seduisen from Old French seduire seduis- alteration (influenced by Medieval Latin sēdūcere to lead astray) of suduire to seduce from Latin subdūcere to withdraw sub- sub- dūcere to lead deuk- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition