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English definition of “rise to the bait”

rise to the bait

to accept an offer or suggestion that seems good but is really a trick: They offered a good salary, but I didn't rise to the bait.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
(Definition of rise to the bait from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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