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We found 37 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word tempt:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. tempt: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. tempt: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. tempt: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. tempt: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. tempt: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. tempt: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Tempt, tempt: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. tempt: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. tempt: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. tempt: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. tempt: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. tempt: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. tempt: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. tempt: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. tempt: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. tempt: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. tempt: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Tempt: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. tempt: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. tempt: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. tempt: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. tempt: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. tempt: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. tempt: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. tempt: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. tempt: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. tempt: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tempt-: A Cross Reference of Latin and Greek Elements [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tempt: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tempt: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. TEMPT: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. tempt: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. TEMPT: Glossary of Biblical English of the Authorised Version of the HOLY BIBLE [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Tempt: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Tempt: Backgammon [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (tempt)

verb:  try presumptuously ("St. Anthony was tempted in the desert")
verb:  dispose or incline or entice to ("We were tempted by the delicious-looking food")
verb:  give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting ("The window displays tempted the shoppers")
verb:  try to seduce
verb:  induce into action by using one's charm
verb:  provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion ("He lured me into temptation")

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Phrases that include tempt:   tempt fate/providence, tempt providence, don't tempt the devil, tempt into, tempt with more...

Words similar to tempt:   allure, lure, entice, charm, influence, invite, temptable, tempted, tempting, bait, more...

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