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noun [countable] tease pronunciation in American English /tiz/
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  1. 1
    someone who says something to you in order to have fun by embarrassing or annoying you slightly in either a friendly or an unkind way

    He’s just a tease. Ignore him.

    1. a.
      something that someone says or does when they are teasing you
  2. 2
    someone who makes you think that they are willing to have sex with you when they are not
  3. 3
    informal something that is designed to make people interested in an event that will happen or in a product that will become available later

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