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Synonyms for tempt

verb lure, entice
  • appeal to
  • attract
  • captivate
  • charm
  • dare
  • fascinate
  • induce
  • intrigue
  • invite
  • motivate
  • persuade
  • seduce
  • stimulate
  • tantalize
  • woo
  • allure
  • bait
  • coax
  • court
  • decoy
  • draw
  • entrap
  • honey
  • hook
  • incite
  • influence
  • instigate
  • inveigle
  • move
  • oil
  • promote
  • provoke
  • risk
  • rouse
  • solicit
  • test
  • train
  • try
  • wheedle
  • whet
  • butter up
  • draw out
  • lead on
  • make mouth water
  • mousetrap
  • play up to
  • turn one's head

Antonyms for tempt

  • bore
  • depress
  • discourage
  • disenchant
  • dissuade
  • hinder
  • offend
  • prevent
  • repel
  • repulse
  • turn off
  • delight
  • deter
  • dishearten
  • dull
  • halt
  • please
  • reject
  • release
  • stop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

anger

verb. make someone mad; become mad
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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