seduce (one) (away) from (someone or something)

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seduce (one) (away) from (someone or something)

To lead, attract, or entice one away from some person, thing, or place. She was seduced from her strict moral code by the promise of political power. I know it's a cliché, but I can't help feeling nervous that Tom's secretary is going to seduce him away from me. The promise of untold riches in the dangerous land seduced many reckless adventurers away from their homes.
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seduce someone from something

to lure someone away from something. The crooked agent seduced Jerry from his usual honest behavior. Frank was seduced from his proper ways by the offer of money.
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For me, there are manifold forces, all acting together and all interacting to seduce us away from the long and the broad effects of what we do.
He is hailed by the BBC as, A"The Renaissance Man who is set to seduce us away from conceptual art with his passion for painting.A" But it's not just the BBC that is a fan of his work - Jafri also boasts numerous celebrity clients including Bill Gates, Kevin Spacey, George Clooney and Prince Albert