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English definition of “tempt”

tempt

verb [T]  /tempt/ us  
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
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈtemp·tɪŋ/ us  
Any free offer is always tempting.
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