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.
Then why did you tease him?
She wanted to push and tease him to see how far he'd let her.
You mean tease him.
They obviously sensed that it would be perilous to tease Brandon.