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Definitions of "tempter"

  • Someone or something that tempts. noun
  • A seducer, especially a man who seduces. noun
  • One who tempts or entices; especially, Satan, or the Devil, regarded as the great enticer to evil. noun
  • One who tempts; one who solicits or entices to evil. noun
  • a person who tempts others noun

The word "tempter" in example sentences

Our enemy the devil, the tempter is at the business of weakening and destroying believers.. [The importance of prayer]

We have heard what Christ has to say, to engage our affections to God and godliness, and one would think the whole world should go after him; but here we are told how industrious the tempter is to seduce unwary souls into the paths of sin, and with the most he gains his point, and. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume III (Job to Song of Solomon)]

Christ; the tempter is foiled and bruised under their feet.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume III (Job to Song of Solomon)]

There are right-hand and left-hand errors, extremes on each side virtue; the tempter is busy courting us into the by-paths.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume IV (Isaiah to Malachi)]

Considered together, both episodes anticipate the paschal mystery: Jesus' struggle with the tempter is the prelude to the great final duel of the passion, while the light of his transfigured body anticipates the glory of the resurrection.. [Archive 2008-02-17]

When the tempter is a temptress, and really wants you to sin, she needs to be both available and willing.. [Quite a fellow, actually ...]

Whether, as of old, the tempter was the woman, it is sure that, as of old, the eater was a man.. [Little Novels of Italy Madonna Of The Peach-Tree, Ippolita In The Hills, The Duchess Of Nona, Messer Cino And The Live Coal, The Judgment Of Borso]

"Satan is called the tempter," Elsie went on, "and I fear that you are doing his work when you wilfully tempt another to sin.". [The Two Elsies A Sequel to Elsie at Nantucket]

(M8) The tempter was the devil — the antagonist of God — the evil power of the world — the principle of evil — a Satanic agency which Scripture, and all nations, in some form, have recognized.. [Ancient States and Empires]

The idea of an escape from natural bonds or disabilities by supernatural means and at the price of the soul or will, the _un_-Christlike surrender to the tempter, which is the _grund-stoff_ of the Faust-legend, was brought home to. [The Works of Lord Byron. Vol. 5 Poetry]

Whoever was the tempter, that is not the thing; nor what the temptation.. [Clarissa Harlowe; or the history of a young lady — Volume 3]

In other scriptures the devil is called the tempter, and other things may sometimes concur to tempt us; but neither the devil nor any other person or thing is to be blamed so as to excuse ourselves; for the true original of evil and temptation is in our own hearts.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume VI (Acts to Revelation)]

The tempter was his mistress, a person of quality, whom it was his place to obey and his interest to oblige, whose favour would contribute more than any thing to his preferment, and by whose means he might arrive at the highest honours of the court.. [Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume I (Genesis to Deuteronomy)]

The theme of the 'tempter' can be taken a little further, in the case of Qutb.. [Quite a fellow, actually ...]

After replying to the first "tempter" letter, victims' names are put on a "suckers' list". [Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph]

Those who reply to the first letter, known as a "tempter", are then added to so-called. [WalesOnline - Home]

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My 3 year old asked me to get her fruit snacks. I asked her to say “please”. She decided it would be easier to th…


my son only napped for a hour, woke up with a bleeding scratch on his nose & a tempter tantrum only #babyshark could solve. 🙃

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