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temptation
British English: /tɛm(p)ˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /tɛm(p)ˈteɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of temptation in German:

noun no pl.

  • 1 (attracting) (being attracted) (enticing)
    Verführung, die (into zu)
    (being enticed)
    Versuchung, die [formal]
    feel a temptation to do something
    versucht sein, etwas zu tun
    please resist the temptation to make any funny remarks
    mach jetzt bitte keine dummen Witze
    give in to [the] temptation
    der Versuchung erliegen
    the Temptation
    (Religion)
    die Versuchung [Jesu]
  • 2
    (thing) Verlockung, die (to zu)
    special offers are just a temptation to spend money
    Sonderangebote verleiten nur dazu, Geld auszugeben
  • 3lead us not into temptation
    (Bible)
    führe uns nicht in Versuchung

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