tempt

definition: 
provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion
sentence: 
Investors may be tempted to do some bargain hunting.
The idea of getting rich quickly tempted him to invest his life savings.
difficulty: 
very easy
toefl frequency: 
3
toefl classification: 
adverb: 
temptingly
adjective: 
tempting
adverb sentence: 
A company is usually put on the spot for resisting what is usually an unwanted, yet temptingly high, buyout offer.
adjective sentence: 
Desserts are more tempting when one is on a diet.
verb: 
tempt
verb sentence: 
noun: 
temptation
noun sentence: 
There may be the temptation to buy a better car or move up to a larger house as your income grows.