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Verb
(usually used in third person form "gets") Annoying or irritating (someone)
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“I just said that to Charlie to needle him.”
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To be triggering a passionate feeling or reaction
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Present participle for to tease, typically in a good-natured way
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Present participle for to subject to cruel or unjust treatment
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Present participle for to pierce and make a hole or holes in
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Present participle for to talk humorously or flippantly (about something or someone)
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Present participle for to make an inquiry
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Present participle for make thinner; weaken
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The state of being annoyed, frustrated, or worried
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Action or speech that makes someone angry, especially deliberately
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The subjection of someone or something to contemptuous and dismissive language or behavior
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Something that incites, supports, promotes, protects or advances
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Adjective
Contemptuously ridiculing or mocking someone or something
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