Definitions

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  • adj. irritable or angry

Etymologies

From Cornish tesek ("hot,fiery") (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Â With the appearance of Renee in the lead story, the teasy moments of “caped woman in the shadows” during the co-feature led me to believe the creators wanted me to expect Batwoman in the second story, making the Helena gambit a little bit annoying to me.

    Dueling Review: Detective Comics #859 | Major Spoilers - Comic Book Reviews and News

  • A cock-teasy rumor like this is always good for both parties.

    Jennifer Aniston on Flight of the Conchords?

  • Maybe she felt these teasy shots were okay and I'm sure we're all in agreement.

    Gratuitous Jill St. John post

  • It is not a hear or say of some anomo-rous letter, signed Toga Girilis, (teasy dear).

    Finnegans Wake

  • People come up to me sometimes during conferences, usually at the teasy end of the day between close of business and the cocktail frenzy.

    the mission song

  • On his better days he was everybody's favourite; but when the mood fell on him he grew teasy as a bear with a sore head, and fit to set his right hand quarrelling with his left.

    Old Fires and Profitable Ghosts

  • As Mister Pope told you just now, the Governor's a gentleman; he wouldn't play such a trick, not if you was to offer him the world and the kingdoms thereof; and he'll be teasy as fire when he hears about it.

    Major Vigoureux

  • It was just teasy-flirty - think you were a bit drunk and took it the wrong way.

    Latest from PALGN

  • Well, she's sexy in the sort of 1940s, teasy but won't actually give it up, way, and getting a female who is prepared to show off some bust in a combat sim has got to be worth it ... we guess.

    SPOnG.com

  • new canal adjustment at the Pier Head a teasy-tease-tease-tease analysis scene I've seen some nouns and verbs

    Feeling Listless - "Taking the credit for your second symphony."

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