Temptatious Temp*ta"tious, a. Tempting. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • temptatious — temptāˈtious adjective (rare) Seductive • • • Main Entry: ↑tempt …   Useful english dictionary

  • tempting — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. appetizing, attractive, fascinating, intriguing, rousing, tantalizing, provoking, provocation, alluring, mouth watering*, temptatious*; see also charming , tasteful 1 , 2 . Ant. ugly*, repulsive, unwholesome. II (Roget… …   English dictionary for students

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