Tease synonyms

tēz

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Pester is defined as to pick on or irritate.
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Harass is defined as to torment or irritate.
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To tantalize is defined as to tease someone by showing them something which is desirable and then not providing it.
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(Archaic) To harass or disturb by repeated attacks.
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To decorate something with jewels etc
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To torment mercilessly; plague.
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To badger is to annoy, pester or get on someone's nerves.
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To reproach in a mocking, insulting, or contemptuous manner:
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(Informal) To deceive or fool (someone) in a playful way
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To give coloring to in description; to exaggerate; as, to aggravate circumstances. — William Paley.
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To make taunting, heckling, or jeering remarks.
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To play (with).
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To keep bringing up, going over, or returning to (a matter difficult to solve)
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Bait is defined as to tempt someone or something.
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To beset, as with difficulties; harass
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To pester or annoy persistently or incessantly.
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To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
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To disturb by repeated attacks
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A sudden jerk; a quick throw or cast; a darting motion; hence, a jeer.
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A flirtatious, seductive woman, especially one who uses sexual desire to exploit men. [ca. 1915]
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To criticize or disapprove of someone or something through scornful jocularity; to make fun of
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(Intransitive) To do something which is of negligible inconvenience.
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(US, informal) To perform an unpleasant initiation ritual upon a usually non-consenting individual, especially freshmen to a closed community such as a college or military unit.
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To cause someone to become annoyed or angry.
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To cause severe suffering to (stronger than to vex but weaker than to torture.)
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Pain is defined as to hurt or cause suffering.
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To arouse strong feeling in:
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The act of teasing; making fun of or making light of.
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An arrangement of ribs, as in a boat.
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A woman who regularly makes romantic or sexual overtures; a flirt.
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One who vamps; one who creates or repairs by piecing old things together; a cobbler.
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The definition of a minx is a flirtatious and bold young woman.
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A seductive woman, especially one who does not deliver what she promises
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A short film or quote meant to draw an audience to a film or show.
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To make something fluffy.
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To tease, ridicule, deride, heckle, etc.
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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.
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To fool, hoax, trick, etc.
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Alternative spelling of tantalize.
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(Computing) To ignore or killfile (a user on a bulletin board system).
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To rouse or revive from inactivity or decline:
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To ride is defined as to sit in or on something and move from one place to another.
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To check IDs, especially against a minimum age requirement.
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disentangle and raise the fibers of
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To become loose or looser:
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To annoy, disgust, irritate, tire out, etc.
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To disturb, distress, or exhaust by repeated demands or criticism; harass.
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To tease or ridicule in a good-natured way
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To induce or try to induce to do something; (seek to) persuade by soothing words, an ingratiating manner, etc.; wheedle
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To become free of entanglement.
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To disturb is defined as to interfere with something or bother someone.
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To question harshly in an attempt to find or reveal weaknesses. [from later 18th c.]
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(Intransitive) To behave like a bully; swagger.
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To trouble with requests or demands; urge or entreat persistently or repeatedly
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The definition of irritate is to aggravate or annoy, or to cause itchiness, inflammation or discomfort in or on the body.
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To make or exchange good-humored jokes; banter.
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The definition of needle is to annoy someone by nagging or criticizing, or to pierce something as if pricked by a long thin piece of metal.
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Any of a series of long, curved bones extending from the spine and enclosing the chest cavity. In mammals, reptiles, and birds, the ribs curve toward the center of the chest and in most cases attach to the sternum (breastbone). There are 12 pairs of ribs in humans.
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Roast means to cook with little moisture, or over very hot heat.
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Ruffle is defined as to wrinkle, or to annoy or bother.
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One who annoys.
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One who vexes; one who annoys
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To install an electronic listening device or devices in.
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To scold, complain, or find fault constantly:
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Find another word for tease. In this page you can discover 71 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tease, like: pester, harass, tantalize, annoy, beset, bedevil, badger, taunt, kid, aggravate and gibe.