简明英汉词典

tempt
[tempt]
vt.
诱惑, 引诱, 吸引, 使感兴趣, 考验, 试探

美国传统词典[双解]

tempt
tempt
AHD:[tμmpt]
D.J.[tempt]
K.K.[tWmpt]
v.(动词)
tempt.edtempt.ingtempts
v.tr.(及物动词)

(1)

To try to get (someone) to do wrong, especially by a promise of reward.
怂恿:引诱、诱惑试图让(某人)做错事,尤指通过给予报答的许诺来引诱

(2)

To be inviting or attractive to:
吸引或引起兴趣:
A second helping tempted me. We refused the offer even though it tempted us.See Synonyms at lure
又一道菜吸引了我;非常有吸引力,我们还是拒绝了参见 lure

(3)

To provoke or to risk provoking:
冒……的风险:挑衅或冒风险:
Don't tempt fate.
不要冒命运的风险

(4)

To cause to be strongly disposed:
很想做:使很倾向于:
He was tempted to walk out.
他非常想走出去
v.intr.(不及物动词)
To be attractive or inviting:
有吸引力或诱惑力:
a meal that tempts.
非常有吸引力的一餐

语源

(1)

Middle English tempten
中古英语 tempten

(2)

from Old French tempter
源自 古法语 tempter

(3)

from Latin tempt3e [to feel, try]
源自 拉丁语 tempt3e [感觉,尝试]

继承用法

temptable
adj.(形容词)

tempter
n.(名词)

现代英汉词典

tempt
[tempt]
vt.
勾引,引诱,怂恿(某人做坏事)

习惯用语

tempt providence
冒大险;作不必要的冒险

现代英汉综合大辞典

tempt
[tempt]
vt.

(1)

引诱; 诱惑, 引起(食欲等)

(2)

吸引; 使发生兴趣

(3)

冒...的风险

(4)

[古]尝试, 考验; [古]蔑视; 激怒
never to be tempted off the straight path
决不被引入歧途
tempt sb. to steal
诱人偷窃
tempt the storm
冒着暴风雨的危险
tempt fate [fortune]
蔑视命运; 冒险
tempt providence
冒大险
I am tempted to question this.
我很想问问这件事。
Can't I tempt you to have another helping?
再吃一点好吗?

继承用法

temptability
[7temptE5biliti]
n.
可诱惑性

temptable
[`temptEbl]
adj.
易被引诱的, 可诱惑的

tempter
[`temptE(r)]
n.

(1)

诱惑者, 诱惑物

(2)

[the Tempt ]魔鬼

用法词典

tempt
来自拉丁语temptare试力量

英文相关词典

tempt
appeal    attract    entice    interest    invite    lure    seduce    tantalize    titillate    

美国传统词典

tempt
tempt
AHD:[tμmpt]
D.J.[tempt]
K.K.[tWmpt]
v.
tempt.ed, tempt.ing, tempts
v.tr.

(1)

To try to get (someone) to do wrong, especially by a promise of reward.

(2)

To be inviting or attractive to:
A second helping tempted me. We refused the offer even though it tempted us.See Synonyms at lure

(3)

To provoke or to risk provoking:
Don't tempt fate.

(4)

To cause to be strongly disposed:
He was tempted to walk out.
v.intr.
To be attractive or inviting:
a meal that tempts.

语源

(1)

Middle English tempten

(2)

from Old French tempter

(3)

from Latin tempt3e [to feel, try]

继承用法

temptable
adj.

tempter
n.

英汉法学大词典

tempt
v.勾引, 诱惑

英汉化学大词典

tempt
vt.引锈,吸引,说服

英汉计算机大词典

tempt
vt.引锈(吸引,说服

英汉心理学大词典

tempt
引诱

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