Translation of seduce in Spanish:

seduce

seducir, v.

Pronunciation /səˈd(j)us//sɪˈdjuːs/

transitive verb

  • 1

    (sexually)
    seducir
    • Perhaps she would completely seduce him in the next week.
    • I made most of the phone calls to get people into the movie and didn't try to seduce anyone.
    • The girl had never so easily seduced a man.
    • I heard a rumor, freshman year, that he once tried to seduce every single female teacher in the school.
    • The samurai wants to seduce the cute girl but she rejects his advances.
    • He sets out to seduce Judy, the most attractive young woman in sight.
    • In every romance, every relationship, one is seduced.
  • 2

    (tempt)
    seducir
    tentar
    seduced by the idea seducido por la idea
    • to seduce sb into-ing tentar a algn a/+ inf
    • I was seduced into buying it me tentaron a comprarlo
    • to seduce sb (away) from sth
    • she was seduced (away) from her job by the promise of a higher salary dejó el trabajo atraída por la promesa de un sueldo mejor
    • He was seduced into the unionist country house set very early on.
    • He was seduced into politics and fell victim to the hubristic notion that he, and he alone, could once again be France's saviour.
    • Even pet lovers may be seduced by the possibilities of cloning.
    • She appreciates its particular qualities without allowing herself to be seduced by its insidious charms.
    • The master storyteller has been seduced by the lure of technology.
    • When life is so short, why is it that some of us are seduced into working with difficult, unreasonable, and obnoxious people?
    • Nonetheless, we are easily seduced into thinking popularisation of such a subject is, by definition, a bad thing.
    • Because of feminism's many successes, women have been seduced into submission once again.
    • The opponent is easily seduced into long, lob style passes and dribbling into trouble.
    • Particularly notable, Zimbardo said, is that people are seduced into evil by dehumanizing and labeling others.
    • It amazes him how people get seduced by the bogus trappings of fame.
    • Thus, those having any sense of the wrongness of the activity must be seduced.
    • Consumers were easily seduced into buying more for less.