enticement


enticement

noun

Definition of ENTICEMENT

1
something that persuades one to perform an action for pleasure or gain <the hospital often offers T-shirts or caps as enticements for people to donate blood>
Near Antonyms alarm (also alarum), alert, caution, forewarning, notice, warning
2
the act or pressure of giving in to a desire especially when ill-advised <the enticement of the party buffet was just too great to ignore for very long>

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