French translation of tempting
it would be tempting to ...
- [offer, idea]
- [food, smell]
⇒ It would be tempting to agree.
On est tenté d'être d'accord.
- [offer, idea]
Example Sentences Including 'tempting'
Every time I darted between cover I was a big tempting target.Snowline
Where his fingers had pierced the dirt a tempting luminescence was spilling out.SACRAMENT (2001)
The selection of sweets was so tempting I worried I might put inches on my hips by merely looking.SOMEBODY (2002)
Trends of 'tempting'
View usage over:
to be tempted to do sth
⇒ I'm very tempted!
Je suis très tenté!
être tenté(e) de faire qchto tempt sb to do sth
inciter qn à faire qchto tempt sb into doing sth
inciter qn à faire qchto tempt fate
tenter le sort
Example Sentences Including 'tempt'
The waves were smaller than they'd been the night before; too small to tempt even the most cautious surfer.GALILEE (2001)
She was unable to answer for a moment, afraid to tempt fate by voicing misgivings.Final Resort
This is Rukenau's idea of a bloody joke, trying to tempt me away.SACRAMENT (2001)
'tempting' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مُغْرٍ
- Brazilian Portuguese: tentador tentadora
- Chinese: 诱惑人的
- Croatian: primamljiv
- Czech: lákavý
- Danish: fristende
- Dutch: verleidelijk
- European Spanish: tentador tentadora
- Finnish: houkutteleva
- French: tentant
- German: verführerisch
- Greek: δελεαστικός δελεαστική
- Italian: invitante
- Japanese: 誘惑する
- Korean: 유혹하는
- Norwegian: fristende
- Polish: kuszący kusząca
- Portuguese: tentador tentadora
- Romanian: tentant tentant, tentantă, tentanți, tentante
- Russian: заманчивый заманчивая
- Spanish: tentador tentadora
- Swedish: frestande
- Thai: ล่อใจ
- Turkish: baştan çıkarıcı
- Ukrainian: спокусливий
- Vietnamese: mang tính cám dỗ
Translation of tempting from the Collins English to French Dictionary