tempted

tempted
[[t]te̱mptɪd[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED: v-link ADJ, usu ADJ to-inf
If you say that you are tempted to do something, you mean that you would like to do it.

I'm very tempted to sell my house...

She'd never even felt tempted to return.


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  • tempted — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. deSirous, deSiring, inclined, bent on, allured, seduced, enticed, in the mood for, on the verge of, drawn by, on the point of, dying to; see also charmed . Ant. indifferent*, averse to, disinclined …   English dictionary for students

  • tempted — tempt v. allure, entice, tantalize, seduce …   English contemporary dictionary

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