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seductiveadjective

uk   us   /sɪˈdʌk.tɪv/

seductive adjective (PERSUADING)

intended to seduce someone: It was a seductive black evening dress. She gave him a seductive look.

seductive adjective (ATTRACTING)

making you want to do, have, or believe something, because of seeming attractive: Television confronts the viewer with a succession of glittering and seductive images. The argument that sanctions should be given more time to work is seductive but fatally flawed.
seductively
adverb uk   us   /-li/
seductiveness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
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