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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The desire to have or do something that you should avoid; enticement.

Usage examples (33)
  • I deal with temptation by yielding to it.
  • He felt the temptation and his will power weakened
  • When he gets close the temptation is there to horse him the last couple feet but don't.
  • The first temptation when it comes to budgeting is what we call the temptation of the false emergency. for more
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