Definitions and translations for "tempt"

Definition of tempt

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1. To provoke someone to do wrong, especially by promising a reward; to entice.
She tempted me to eat the apple.
2. To attract; to allure.
Its glossy skin tempted me.
3. To provoke something; to court.
It would be tempting fate.
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English - English - tempt

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v. allure, entice, tantalize, seduce

English - Spanish - tempt

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v. tentar, dar ganas a, engolosinar, seducir; ser tentador

English - French - tempt

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v. tenter, séduire, attirer; influencer

English - German - tempt

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v. verleiten, beeinflußen

English - Indonesian - tempt

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v. membujuk, mengumpan, menggoda, menguji

English - Italian - tempt

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v. tentare, cercare di corrompere, indurre in tentazione; allettare, invogliare, attrarre, attirare; persuadere, convincere; (Bibl) mettere alla prova, provare

English - Polish - tempt

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v. doświadczać, kusić, nęcić, mamić, doświadczyć

English - Portuguese - tempt

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v. tentar, incitar, aliciar, influenciar

English - Romanian - tempt

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v. ademeni, ispiti, tenta, seduce, aţâţa, amăgi, încerca, momi, invita

English - Russian - tempt

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г. соблазнять, искушать, испытывать, проверять

English - Turkish - tempt

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f. baştan çıkarmak, ayartmak, özendirmek, kışkırtmak, meydan okumak

English - Ukrainian - tempt

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v. заманювати, приваблювати, дражнити, умовляти, нагабати, повабити, спокушати

English - Dutch - tempt

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ww. verleiden, beïnvloeden

English - Greek - tempt

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ρήμ. πειράζω, σκανδαλίζω, δελεάζω

English - Arabic - tempt

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‏فتن، إختبر، جرب، أغرى، غوى، جذب، حث‏

English - Chinese - tempt

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(动) 诱惑, 吸引, 引诱

English - Chinese - tempt

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(動) 誘惑, 吸引, 引誘

English - Hindi - tempt

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v. लुभाना, प्रलोभ देना, प्रलोभन देना, ललचाना, लालच देना, भरमाना

English - Japanese - tempt

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(動) 誘惑する; そそる

English - Korean - tempt

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동. 유혹하다, 꾀다

English - Vietnamese - tempt

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v. cám dổ, dụ dổ
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Synonyms for tempt
appeal to: attract, invite, entice, appeal, intrigue, engage, fascinate
Verb forms for tempt
Present participle: tempting
Present: tempt (3.person: tempts)
Past: tempted
Future: will tempt
Present conditional: would tempt
Present Perfect: have tempted (3.person: has tempted)
Past Perfect: had tempted
Future Perfect: will have tempted
Past conditional: would have tempted