What does the word tempt mean?

Usage examples for tempt

  1. I've already said good- by, and I don't want to tempt you again. – Way of the Lawless by Max Brand
  2. Do not tempt me too far. – The Mystery of a Turkish Bath by E.M. Gollan (AKA Rita)
  3. " Beatrice," he cried, " do not tempt me!" – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme