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What does it mean when you dream about seduction?

Seduction in a dream often is an expression of the dreamer’s sexual desires.

Seduction

See also Flirtatiousness.
Selfishness (See CONCEIT, STINGINESS.)
Armida
modern Circe; sorceress who seduces Rinaldo. [Ital. Lit.: Jerusalem Delivered]
Aurelius Dorigen’s
nobleminded would-be seducer. [Br. Lit.: Canterbury Tales, “The Franklin’s Tale”]
Bathsheba
Uriah’s wife, seduced by King David. [O.T.: II Samuel 11:4]
Circe
enchantress who turned Odysseus’s men into swine; byword for irresistibly fascinating woman. [Gk. Lit.: Odyssey; Rom. Lit.: Aeneid]
Delilah
fascinating and deceitful mistress of Samson. [O.T.: Judges 16]
Dragon Lady
beautiful Chinese temptress. [Comics: “Terry and the Pirates” in Horn, 653]
Europa
seduced by Zeus in form of a white bull. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 96]
Harlowe, Clarissa
seduced and raped by Lovelace. [Br. Lit.: Richardson Clarissa Harlowe in Benét, 203]
Hautdesert, Lady
de tries to seduce Gawain to test his faithfulness. [Br. Lit.: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight]
Io
seduced by Jupiter in form of a cloud. [Rom. Myth.: Metamorphoses]
Juan, Don
handsome Spanish lad seduces many women. [Eur. legend: Benét, 279]
Leucosia, Ligeia, and Parthenope
sirens; tried to lure Odysseus and his men to destruction. [Gk. Lit.: Odyssey]
Little Em’ly
though engaged to Ham, is seduced and runs off with Steerforth. [Br. Lit.: Dickens David Copperfield]
Lorelei
siren; lured ships to destruction with singing. [Ger. Folklore: Benét, 599]
Mirandolina
innkeeper artfully seduces misogynist for sport. [Ital. Lit.: The Mistress of the Inn]
Rustico
convinces Alibech that the way to serve God is by sexual intercourse. [Ital. Lit.: Boccaccio Decameron]
Sorrel, Hetty
seduced by Arthur Donnithorne. [Br. Lit.: Adam Bede]
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She played some porn movies and started to seduce me until we had sex," he told the prosecutor.
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The film does Nader a service by reminding us of his early, necessary activism--especially against General Motors, which hired shady types to tail him and, if possible, seduce him (then, as now, Nader's speculated-upon sexuality is unclear).
In 14 chapters, international researchers review the progress that has been made in techniques to study the complex chemistry of scents, their ecological role in seducing pollinators, and the identification of scent genes to genetically engineer flowers that will yield new commercially-lucrative scented plants to seduce humans.
IMAGINE being able to walk into a bar with the knowledge that you could seduce any woman that you desired.
After the show, the wife of England and Real Madrid soccer star David Beckham was asked to give her recipe for the best outfit to seduce a man.
Laughter is the best medicine for coping with life burden's in The Truth About Being A Bass Fisherman's Wife, a chuckle-inducing compilation of all-too-recognizable incidents, from attempting to seduce the bass fisherman (don't try when his favorite fishing TV show is on cable) to the subtle nuances of "fish talk".
Hundreds of tiny, young beetles lump together in the shape of a female bee and then grab rides on the male bees that they seduce, say California researchers.
These same forces of temptation, Obeah, and eroticism which underscore Nipi's attraction to the king orange repeatedly seduce other characters in Part One of Jumping Ship.