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Turkish translation of “tempt”


verb [T]
B2 to make someone want to have or do something, especially something that they do not need or something that is wrong
özendirmek, teşvik etmek, imrendirmek
[+ to do sth] She's trying to tempt me to go shopping with her.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
(Definition of tempt from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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