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noun [uncountable] temptation pronunciation in British English /tempˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. a strong feeling of wanting to have or to do something, especially something that is bad for you
    temptation to do something: The temptation to gamble is great, so he stays at home.
    give in/yield/succumb to (the) temptation (=get or do the thing that you want): She nearly gave in to the temptation to open the letter.
    resist the temptation to do something: I will resist the temptation to go into detail here.
    1. a.
      something that tempts you
      The streets of London have many temptations for young people.


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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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