1. The act of seducing; enticement to wrong doing; enticement to fail in some duty.
2. Specifically: (a) The offense of inducing a woman to consent to unlawful sexual intercourse, by enticements which overcome her scruples; the wrong or crime of persuading a woman to surrender her chastity. [Archaic] (b) Any successful enticement to engage in some sexual activity, especially intercourse.
3. That which seduces, or is adapted to seduce; means of leading astray; as, the seductions of wealth.
n 1: enticing someone astray from right behavior
2: an act of winning the love or sexual favor of someone [syn: