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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who teases or torments by presenting something to the view and exciting desire but continually frustrates the expectations by keeping it out of reach

Usage examples (7)
  • Goodluck on the atkins and cast and bind each time u pass tantalizer,tastees etc lol
  • "Why, Pete ought to be big enough to lick you alone, Strong," continued the tantalizer.
  • V. adds this tantalizer for untold adventures, "I should note that hummingbirds can serve as portals to some pretty cool places."
  • "Al-f-u-r-d" leaving home also touched the mother as the tantalizer intended it should, and she further argued with the boy to remain at home with his family. for more
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