To attract and hold the interest of, as by beauty or wit.
To cast or seem to cast a spell on; bewitch.
To disappoint is defined as to let someone down or fail to fill his expectations for you.
To annoy constantly or repeatedly with petty irritations; bother; vex
To vex; harass; trouble; torment
To cause someone to become annoyed or angry.
To extract, identify, or cause to come about. Used with out :
(Obs.) To stir up; agitate
To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
The definition of allure means to tempt someone with something desirable or through flattery.
Bail means to help out of a financial or another difficulty.
To drive or provoke (a person) by taunting
To tempt is to try to entice someone to do something, or to have an urge or desire to do something.
To keep bringing up, going over, or returning to (a matter difficult to solve)
To be repulsive, or disgusting, to
To arouse strong feeling in:
To tease, ridicule, deride, heckle, etc.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To rouse or revive from inactivity or decline:
To ride is defined as to sit in or on something and move from one place to another.
To fool, hoax, trick, etc.
Find another word for tantalize. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tantalize, like: captivate, charm, disappoint, pester, plague, provoke, tease, torment, frustrate, entice and allure.