temptress NOUN a woman who tempts, especially one who is sexually alluring.

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  • Temptress — Tempt ress, n. A woman who entices. [1913 Webster] She was my temptress, the foul provoker. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • temptress — 1590s, from TEMPTER (Cf. tempter) + ESS (Cf. ess) …   Etymology dictionary

  • temptress — [temp′tris] n. a woman who tempts, esp. sexually …   English World dictionary

  • temptress — [[t]te̱mptrəs[/t]] temptresses N COUNT If you describe a woman as a temptress, you mean that she uses her female charm to encourage men to have sexual relations with her. Supermodel Jane Bracknel plays a nubile temptress out to seduce him …   English dictionary

  • temptress — UK [ˈtemptrəs] / US noun [countable] Word forms temptress : singular temptress plural temptresses mainly journalism a woman who attracts men in a sexual way …   English dictionary

  • temptress — noun a) An alluring woman who seduces or exploits men. , the iconic temptress of the 20th century. b) A woman considered sexually attractive by men. Syn: vamp, femme fatale, maneater …   Wiktionary

  • Temptress Moon — (Feng yue) est un film chinois réalisé par Chen Kaige, sorti en 1996. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique 3 Distribution 4 Lien externe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Temptress Moon —    Comédie dramatique de Chen Kaige, d après une histoire originale de Chen Kaige et Wang Anyi, avec Leslie Cheung, Gong Li, Kevin Lin, He Saifei.   Pays: Chine   Date de sortie: 1996   Technique: couleurs   Durée: 2 h 10    Résumé    Zhong Liang …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • Temptress Moon — Infobox Chinese Film name = Temptress Moon caption = Temptress Moon poster writer = Chen Kaige Shu Kei Wang Anyi starring = Leslie Cheung Gong Li Kevin Lin He Caifei David Wu director = Chen Kaige producer = Hsu Feng Sunday Sun Tong Cunlin… …   Wikipedia

  • Temptress (porn star) — Female adult bio photo= birth= birth date and age|1977|04|18 death= location= Placerville, California, U.S. birthname= measurements= 36C / 23 / 34 height= height|ft=5|in=10 weight= convert|135|lb|kg st|abbr=on|lk=on eye color= Hazel hair color=… …   Wikipedia

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