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temptation

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French temptacion, from Latin temptatio

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

temptation (plural temptations)

  1. The act of tempting
  2. The condition of being tempted.
  3. Something attractive, tempting or seductive; an inducement or enticement.
  4. Pressure applied to your thinking designed to create wrong emotions which will eventually lead to wrong actions.

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