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To lure or entice by temptation
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“There are many thousands of sardines, about four or six inches long, which are to be used for live bait to tempt the tuna.”
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To do something to attract someone
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“It had been a long time since it had occurred to her to try to tempt her husband with anything out of the ordinary.”
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To instigate someone to do wrong, especially by promising a reward
“They use low pricing to tempt people into drinking to excess.”
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To take a risk or chance on
“Full of these unreasonable expectations, they tempt the dangers of the inconstant ocean.”
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To convince or manipulate
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To stimulate or become stimulated
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To flirt with, or attempt to win over, a romantic interest
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Tempt
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