Synonyms for temptation

Synonyms for (noun) temptation

Synonyms: temptation, enticement

Definition: the act of influencing by exciting hope or desire

Usage: his enticements were shameless

Similar words: influence

Definition: causing something without any direct or apparent effort


Synonyms: temptation, enticement

Definition: something that seduces or has the quality to seduce

Similar words: influence

Definition: a cognitive factor that tends to have an effect on what you do

Usage: her wishes had a great influence on his thinking


Synonyms: temptation

Definition: the desire to have or do something that you know you should avoid

Usage: he felt the temptation and his will power weakened

Similar words: desire

Definition: the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state