What does entice mean?

transitive verb. : to attract artfully or adroitly or by arousing hope or desire : tempt.

How do you pronounce the name entice?

Is the T silent in pestle?

In all of these the t is silent. There are no exceptions: no words with this spelling in which it is usual to pronounce t. Nevertheless, as the spelling pestle indicates to anyone who is sensitive to this subregularity, it’s usually a ˈpesl . The word rhymes with vessel.