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  • v. Present participle of tease.
  • n. The act of teasing; making fun of or making light of.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Vexing; irritating; annoying.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. playful vexation
  • adj. arousing sexual desire without intending to satisfy it
  • adj. causing irritation or annoyance
  • n. the act of removing tangles from you hair with a comb
  • n. the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances
  • adj. playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)

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