If you have one of these serial soap opera watchers in your life who miss an episode, you can tease them with your knowledge and playfully get them worked up in a friendly game of threatening to spoil the suspense and surprise.
She wanted to push and tease him to see how far he'd let her.
"And discretion," Gabriel added, unable to help but tease his rankled friend.
You mean tease him.
It had never been necessary to tease him to get him aroused.