Translation of tempt in Spanish:
- 1.1 (often passive) did you buy it? — no, but I was tempteddon't tempt me¿lo compraste? — no, pero estuve tentadoto tempt fate o providenceno me tientesI am not tempted by the ideatentar a la suerteto be tempted to +la idea no me seduce
infinitiveI was tempted to tell her what I really thought of herestar tentado de+ infinitiveto tempt somebodyestuve tentado de or me dieron ganas de decirle lo que realmente pensaba de ella intosomething/ -ingto tempt somebody into crimethey tempted me into staying another weekinducir a alguien a cometer un delitowhat can I tempt you with?me convencieron de que me quedara otra semanamay I tempt you to a little more?¿qué puedo ofrecerte?can I tempt you away from your work?¿le sirvo un poco más?1.2 (Religion)¿te puedo convencer de que dejes el trabajo para más tarde?Example sentences
- He claims you're always trying to tempt God with whiskey and cigars.
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