Translation of "temptation" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

temptation

noun uk /tempˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /tempˈteɪ.ʃən/

B2 [ C or U ] the wish to do or have something that you know you should not do or have

引誘;誘惑
[ + to infinitive ] As a young actress, she resisted the temptation to move to Hollywood. 作為一名年輕女演員,她抵擋住了前往好萊塢的誘惑。

[ C ] something that makes you want to do or have something that you know you should not

很有誘惑力的事物
He knew it was wrong to steal, but the money just lying there was too great a temptation. 他知道偷盜是不對的,但錢就擺在那裡,對他的誘惑實在太大了。

(Translation of “temptation” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)