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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); A seductive woman who uses her attractiveness to exploit men; Someone given to mocking or stirring curiosity.

Usage examples (42)
  • tease wool
  • tease tissue for microscopic examinations
  • The advertisement is intended to tease the customers for more
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