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temptation

noun
 
/tempˈteɪ·ʃən/
a feeling that you want to do or have something, even though you know you should not
tentação
Translations of “temptation”
in Korean 유혹…
in Arabic إغْراء…
in Catalan temptació…
in Japanese 誘惑, 衝動…
in Italian tentazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 引誘, 誘惑, 很有誘惑力的事物…
in Russian соблазн, искушение…
in Turkish karşıkonulamaz istek, şeytana uyma, tahrik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 引诱, 诱惑, 很有诱惑力的事物…
in Polish pokusa…
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