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Adjective
Intended to provoke or make fun of someone in a playful way
Teasing comments.”
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Playful, especially in a flirtatious way
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Expressing or characterized by scorn or contempt
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Fond of or characterized by joking
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Questioning or suggesting puzzlement
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Causing irritation or annoyance
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Pleasantly and sensually exciting
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Tending to misbehave or act badly
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Showing or suggesting that one has knowledge or awareness of something
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Aesthetically pleasing to view or look at
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Difficult to interpret or understand
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An act or instance of annoying or aggravating somebody
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The subjection of someone or something to contemptuous and dismissive language or behavior
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Playing at courtship
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Abuse; insults
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Joking, tricks
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Mischievous or roguishly playful behavior
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Activity engaged in for enjoyment and recreation, especially by children
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Verb
To be irritating or upsetting, typically with repeated or unpleasant acts
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To be arousing someone
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“He chuckled nervously as she began to tease him with her dance moves.”
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Present participle for to tease, typically in a good-natured way
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“His classmates have known him since kindergarten and do not tease him about his tics.”
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Present participle for to speak to or treat with disrespect or scornful abuse
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Present participle for to woo or flirt with
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Present participle for to separate choice cotton fibers from worsted cloth fibers
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Present participle for to hold hair and comb it towards the head, thus giving it a bushier look
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Present participle for to persuade someone to do something
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Present participle for to twist or pinch with a sharp or sudden movement
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