Definitions for temptingˈtɛmp tɪŋ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word tempting
alluring, beguiling, enticing, tempting(adj)
highly attractive and able to arouse hope or desire
"an alluring prospect"; "her alluring smile"; "the voice was low and beguiling"; "difficult to say no to an enticing advertisement"; "a tempting invitation"
tantalizing, tantalising, tempting(adj)
very pleasantly inviting
"a tantalizing aroma"; "a tempting repast"
attractive, appealing, enticing
seductive, alluring, inviting
adapted to entice or allure; attractive; alluring; seductive; enticing; as, tempting pleasures
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
During anxious times, it can be tempting to follow the siren call of the angriest voices.
When the enemy is awake and around, don't ever shut your eyes even for a single second no matter how sweet and tempting the sleep.
The real art of conversation is not only to say the right thing at the right place but to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
I wish I could go to the Grammys, but travel’s kind of out for me at this point. It’s tempting, but I can’t fly that far away this late in my pregnancy, i’ll be in my pajamas watching it from the comfort of my couch.
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