Synonyms and Antonyms of temptation
the act or pressure of giving in to a desire especially when ill-advised
- He felt the temptation to go sailing, but did his chores instead.
allure, appeal, attraction, attractiveness, charm, enchantment, glamour (also glamor)
bait, inducement, influence, persuasion, power, sway
something that persuades one to perform an action for pleasure or gain
- Money and power are always temptations.
attraction, encouragement, goad, impetus, impulse, incentive, inducement, motivation, persuasion, seducement, seduction, spur, stimulus
decoy, snare, trap