What does tempting mean?

Definitions for tempting
ˈtɛmp tɪŋtempt·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. tantalizing, tantalising, tempting(adj)

    very pleasantly inviting

    "a tantalizing aroma"; "a tempting repast"

Wiktionary

  1. tempting(Adjective)

    attractive, appealing, enticing

  2. tempting(Adjective)

    seductive, alluring, inviting

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tempting

    of Tempt

  2. Tempting(adj)

    adapted to entice or allure; attractive; alluring; seductive; enticing; as, tempting pleasures

How to pronounce tempting?

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How to say tempting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tempting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tempting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of tempting in a Sentence

  1. Klaus Wertenbroch:

    It loses the tempting intensity.

  2. Jeff Schaider:

    It's tempting to try, it looks like it's pretty cool, but it's probably a bad idea.

  3. Nikki Haley:

    During anxious times, it can be tempting to follow the siren call of the angriest voices.

  4. Harry Campbell:

    Most drivers are on a pretty tight budget so I think it will be tempting for them to take the cash bonus.

  5. Jose Eliecer Sierra:

    Another very tempting option that people are thinking about is cattle - knocking down coffee trees and planting grass for cows.

Images & Illustrations of tempting

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