To make fine, shallow lines with a sharp implement, for example as cutting indications.
To keep from harm, damage, danger, evil, etc.; protect; save
Tempting strongly; highly attractive; charming
The definition of coax means to try to get someone or something to do something with gentle urging.
Extreme indulgence in sensual pleasures; dissipation.
To be highly, often subtly attractive:
To lead on with deception; entice or trick into doing or giving something, going somewhere, etc.
The definition of entice is persuade or attract by offering pleasure.
To lead into danger by artifice; to lure into a net or snare; to entrap.
(Physiology) To draw away, as a limb or other part, from its ordinary position; to move similar parts apart. [Early 17th century.]
The definition of attract is to draw in either by physical forces, emotions or senses.
To try to get (someone) to do wrong, especially by a promise of reward.
Bait is defined as to tempt someone or something.
Money or other valuable consideration (including a gift or favor) given or promised with the intent to corruptly influence the judgment or actions of a person, especially one in a position of trust such as a public official or juror.
To bring about or stimulate the occurrence of; cause:
To destroy or subvert the honesty or integrity of, as by offering bribes:
To lead into bad habits; make morally bad; corrupt; pervert
To do harm to (property or qualities considered sacred); desecrate or defile.
To treat improperly; abuse or spoil.
To take by force or seize is the literal meaning of the word. It is generally synonymous with rape. Traditionally, an indictment for rape demanded inclusion of the word ravished, which implied use of force and or violence by the man and resistance by the female.
To debase the pureness or excellence of; corrupt:
To deflower or seduce (a woman) and, often, specif., thereby render her unmarriageable, disgraced, etc.
To use flattery.
To put a vamp on; provide or mend with a new vamp
(Informal) To make a romantic or sexual advance to; to hit on.
To capture and hold the interest and attention of.
The definition of seductive is behavior that is tempting.
The act of seducing.
To give aid or information to an enemy of; commit treason against:
To cast or seem to cast a spell on; bewitch.
To bring about deliberately; provoke:
To lead into wrongdoing; influence badly
To say in a playful or mocking way:
To set free from an enchantment or illusion
To recall a hawk with a lure.
To reduce the value, quality, or excellence of; debase:
To cause the ruin or downfall of; destroy.
To beguile or draw into a wrong or foolish course of action
Either of two divisions, male and female, into which most sexually reproducing organisms are grouped. Sex is usually determined by anatomy, the makeup of the sex chromosomes, and the type and amount of hormones produced. When the sex of an organism is determined by the sex chromosomes, males and females are generally produced in equal numbers. In other organisms, such as bees and wasps, in which females develop from fertilized eggs and males develop from unfertilized eggs, distribution of the sexes is unequal.
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