tease in Chinese
[ ti:z ] Pronunciation:
How to pronounce "tease"Use "tease" in a sentence
past tense: teased past participle: teased plural: teases present participle: teasing
- I am no longer privileged to tease you .
- The whole house will tease you about that .
- The wind were swooping down to tease the waves .
- He took the teasing in good part .
- Oh i love to tease you, baby .
- Oh, palmer, don't tease me .
- He teased a child unmercifully .
- He'd be capable of coming to seek me, to tease edgar .
- What made you tease me so ?
- He teases it out of her .
- the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances; "he ignored their teases"; "his ribbing was gentle but persistent"
Synonyms: teasing, ribbing, tantalization,
- a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
Synonyms: coquette, flirt, vamp, vamper, minx, prickteaser,
- someone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity)
Synonyms: teaser, annoyer, vexer, Verb
- ruffle (one''s hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect
- harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don''t ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
Synonyms: razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, twit, rally, ride,
- mock or make fun of playfully; "the flirting man teased the young woman"
- separate the fibers of; "tease wool"
- disentangle and raise the fibers of; "tease wool"
Synonyms: tease apart, loosen,
- raise the nap of (fabrics)
- tear into pieces; "tease tissue for microscopic examinations"
- annoy persistently; "The children teased the boy because of his stammer"
Synonyms: badger, pester, bug, beleaguer,
- to arouse hope, desire, or curiosity without satisfying them; "The advertisement is intended to tease the customers"; "She has a way of teasing men with her flirtatious behavior"