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    tempt

    tempt - Dictionary definition and meaning for word tempt

    Definition
    (verb) dispose or incline or entice to
    Synonyms : allure
    Example Sentence
    • We were tempted by the delicious-looking food
    Definition
    (verb) provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion
    Synonyms : entice , lure
    Example Sentence
    • He lured me into temptation
    Definition
    (verb) give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting
    Synonyms : invite
    Example Sentence
    • the window displays tempted the shoppers
    Definition
    (verb) induce into action by using one's charm
    Synonyms : charm , influence
    Example Sentence
    • She charmed him into giving her all his money
    Definition
    (verb) try to seduce Definition
    (verb) try presumptuously
    Example Sentence
    • St. Anthony was tempted in the desert
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for tempt

boys always ATTEMPT to TEMPT girls...

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