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tease [1].

[sup.1]tease

Pronunciation: \'t[macron over e]z\

verb

teased

teas*ing

1 : to make fun of <. . . some kids tease me about my name. Paula Danziger, Amber Brown>

2 : to annoy again and again <Stop teasing the dog.>

synonyms see annoy

teas*er noun

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Publication:Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary
Date:Jan 1, 2009
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