What does the word vamp mean?

Usage examples for vamp

  1. Here was an epoch- making opportunity unexpectedly to force Lytham and the young vamp, as she called her, to ask Fallaray himself for an answer to this question, and watch the scene. – The Rustle of Silk by Cosmo Hamilton
  2. Or did Mrs. Hill vamp you and make roast meat of your heart with her eyes? – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram