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temptation

temp·ta·tion

temptation

 
 
pronunciation:
temp teI shn
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of tempting, or the condition of being tempted.
Her doctor had told her to avoid salt, but the chips looked so delicious that she gave in to temptation.
similar words:
allure
definition 2: something or someone that tempts.
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derivation: temptational (adj.)