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Meaning & Definition of Tempt in English

English

Tempt

/tɛmpt/

verb

1. Dispose or incline or entice to

  • "We were tempted by the delicious-looking food"
    synonym:
  • tempt
  • ,
  • allure

2. Provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion

  • "He lured me into temptation"
    synonym:
  • entice
  • ,
  • lure
  • ,
  • tempt

3. Give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting

  • "The window displays tempted the shoppers"
    synonym:
  • tempt
  • ,
  • invite

4. Induce into action by using one's charm

  • "She charmed him into giving her all his money"
    synonym:
  • charm
  • ,
  • influence
  • ,
  • tempt

5. Try to seduce

    synonym:
  • tempt

6. Try presumptuously

  • "St. anthony was tempted in the desert"
    synonym:
  • tempt

Examples of using

And don't tempt me.