Meaning of “seductive” in the English Dictionary

"seductive" in British English

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seductiveadjective

uk /sɪˈdʌk.tɪv/ us /səˈdʌk.tɪv/

seductive adjective (PERSUADING)

intended to seduce someone:

It was a seductive black evening dress.
She gave him a seductive look.
seductively
adverb uk /sɪˈdʌk.tɪv.li/ us /səˈdʌk.tɪv.li/
seductiveness
noun [ U ] uk /sɪˈdʌk.tɪv.nəs/ us /səˈdʌk.tɪv.nəs/

(Definition of “seductive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"seductive" in American English

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seductiveadjective

us /sɪˈdʌk·tɪv/

seductive adjective (PERSUASIVE)

making you do, have, or believe something because it is very attractive:

Their marketing campaign was slick and seductive.

seductive adjective (SEXUALLY ATTRACTIVE)

sexually attractive:

a seductive black dress

(Definition of “seductive” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)