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Spanish translation of “tempt”

tempt

verb /tempt/
to (try to) persuade or attract to do something; to make (someone) want to do (something) The sunshine tempted them (to go) out. temptation noun the act of tempting the temptation of Christ (by the Devil). something that tempts He was surrounded by temptations. tempter noun (feminine temptress) a person who tempts. tempting adjective attractive That cake looks tempting. temptingly adverb
tentadoramente, de manera tentadora
be tempted (to do something) to think that it would be pleasant, interesting etc to do (something)
estar tentado
I’m tempted to go to the party.
(Definition of tempt from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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