tempter

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

tempt + -er

NounEdit

tempter (plural tempters)

  1. Someone or something that tempts.
  2. A seducer, especially a man who seduces.
    He is a tempter of married women.

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

tempter

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of temptō

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin tempto

VerbEdit

tempter

  1. (early Anglo-Norman) to tempt; to act as a temptation

ConjugationEdit

  • Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 18 April 2014, at 03:03