Part of speech: adjective


Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun

That which tempts.

Part of speech: noun

The state of being tempted.

Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "temptation":

  1. She looked as if she would like to ask a question, but did not give way to the temptation. - "The Vultures", Henry Seton Merriman.
  2. Who placed the temptation there? - "Life and Character of Richard Carlile", George Jacob Holyoake.
  3. If we think we must not laugh, this makes our temptation to laugh the greater. - "The Pleasures of Life", Sir John Lubbock.