Translation of "tempt" - English-Spanish dictionary

tempt

verb uk /tempt/

to make someone want to have or do something that they should not

tentar
Can I tempt you to go shopping?

(Translation of “tempt” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

tempt

verb /tempt/

to (try to) persuade or attract to do something; to make (someone) want to do (something)

tentar
The sunshine tempted them (to go) out.
temptation noun

the act of tempting

tentación
the temptation of Christ (by the Devil).

something that tempts

tentación
He was surrounded by temptations.
tempter noun (feminine temptress)

a person who tempts.

tentador; tentadora
tempting adjective

attractive

tentador
That cake looks tempting.
temptingly adverb

tentadoramente, de manera tentadora
The freshly baked bread smelt temptingly good.
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.

(Translation of “tempt” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)