tempter

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tempt + -er

Noun[edit]

tempter (plural tempters)

  1. Someone or something that tempts.
  2. A seducer, especially a man who seduces.
    He is a tempter of married women.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

tempter

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of temptō

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin tempto

Verb[edit]

tempter

  1. (early Anglo-Norman) to tempt; to act as a temptation

Conjugation[edit]

  • Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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