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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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"Jessica Chastain is the perfect actress to star in Seducing Ingrid Bergman, " said Uday Chopra, CEO, YRF Entertainment.
''After hearing the depositions of the witnesses and examination of the exhibits, I am convinced that there is sufficient evidence to charge the accused with high treason and also with the offense of seducing the military personnel from allegiance to the state,'' Aung Ngwe said.
His teacher Amy Gehring, pictured, who was 25 at the time of the offence, is alleged to have had sex with another 15-year-old pupil in the garden of the house shortly before seducing the other boy.
The 16-year-old - known as Boy A and who accuses Gehring of seducing him three times - denied he was living out a schoolboy's "fantasy".
Mayor Richard Daley took the occasion to "lash out at the people who produce the huge rogue dance parties where Ecstasy and other designer drugs are widely used." In Daley's view, rave promoters were deliberately seducing the innocent.
Seducing God: A Love Story by Joy English Magnum Opus, August 1999, $19.95, ISBN 0-966-81220-4
CHEATED Jerry Hall has got her own back on Mick Jagger - by seducing a secret toyboy half her age.
The stories of the two characters mingle, the Don seducing Zerlina, while Helene gets into the act with Masetto, and also keeps the flame alight with Paris.
In at least three cases communities took it upon themselves to cleanse the neighborhood, killing men who had made a habit of seducing local girls.
He feels no guilt over seducing and abandoning countless women or over killing his rivals in duels.
"There were lots of opportunities to make seducing the women easier, but I intentionally left them difficult because I want you to feel like you've achieved something when you get to those things.
Dubai, Feb 7 (ANI): An imam in Dubai has been acquitted for seducing women to have sex with him using his BlackBerry but was jailed him for possessing nude photos.