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seduce

verb To persuade a person to engage in sexual activity without resorting to physical force or coercion/intimidation.
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He added that they called for leaving the army in the province and announced an amnesty for seven days for the seducers of people of the province to surrender to the security forces .
Don Juan; other seducers in Western culture have not fared so well.
Just as an artist lays out the colors on a palette before he can begin painting "...a good seducer knows that only by arranging the right setting and being in the right frame of mind can the seduction take place without stalemating into a cold awkward and unnerving situation" he writes.
The French Supreme Court awarded Anthony Brocheton, Marie Adamiak and Arno Laize pounds 9,500 each after they fell for the charms of their "seducers".
His sections are topical, with tales about origins; anacondas and boas; dolphins and other aquatic seducers; beasts and forest defenders; dark and malevolent shamans; punishment for ill behavior; and special places, plants, and birds.
The normal run of seducers get women into bed by making them laugh - but old Sven, with his non-existent chin, tombstone teeth, granny glasses and ebbing candy-floss hair, doesn't strike me as humorous.
The sweeping events of history are seen through the eyes of descendants of Rome's first families, the Potitius and Pinarius clans--sometimes seducers, sometimes heirs, sometimes killers, sometimes confidantes, alternately either witnessing history or taking part of it.
It would be surprising if seducers were entirely lacking in plausible arguments to support their persuasiveness.
Now the university researchers say this could explain the behaviour of some of the world's most notorious seducers.
The Egyptians used honey as a cure for impotence and medieval seducers plied their partners with mead.
In giving jury instructions, the judge had rejected a defense request for instructions about the "unwritten law" permitting the murder of seducers, but did instruct on the insanity defense.
The would-be seducers drown the poor women in a sea of banalities, and the audience erupts in little psychodramas, shouting and assailing each other, saying horrible things.