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1. temptress

noun. ['ˈtɛmptrɪs'] a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive.

Synonyms

  • woman
  • adult female
  • siren
  • femme fatale
  • Delilah

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • male
  • husband
  • beau

Etymology

  • -ess (English)
  • -esse (French)
  • tempter (English)

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Example sentences of the word temptress


1. Noun, singular or mass
After the goddess, the hero meets a woman, a temptress who leads the hero astray from his quest.

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