Synonyms and Antonyms of tempt
- That chocolate dessert sure tempts me, but I should stick with my diet.
- Refusing to lay in enough food for the long winter tempts the dangers of starvation.
run the risk of
Synonym Discussion of tempt
- lured naive investors with get-rich-quick schemes
- advertising designed to entice new customers
- fund-raisers inveigling wealthy alumni
- attempting to decoy the enemy into an ambush
- tempted by the offer of money
- seduced by assurances of assistance
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