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Definition of "tempting" []

  • Having strong appeal; enticing: a tempting repast. (adjective)
  • Attractive or inviting (adjective)

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Use "tempting" in a sentence
  • "Further tempting is the fact that many of those earlier bestsellers are available as free downloads at Project Gutenberg."
  • "Sure was tempting from the 1000 yard line to take my M1A and bust some Rams on the Silhouette range to the left!!"
  • "When it comes to wishes about their own aging, denial is once again tempting to these elder care providers."