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English definition of “tempt”


verb [T]    /tempt/
to encourage someone to want to have or do something, esp. something wrong: I’m trying to diet – don’t tempt me with that cake! tempting    /ˈtemp·tɪŋ/ adjective [not gradable] Any free offer is always tempting.
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