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    1. It was only good-natured teasing this time

    2. newly beloved husband, teasing him in her withdrawal from physical contact

    3. Tahlmute and doostEr pretended to fall for it just to be polite until some of the local's started teasing them

    4. teasing without touching across wires,

    5. teasing without touching across stair rods,

    6. ’ He said with a gently teasing smile

    7. 'Nothing, our aunt once called her that, and I keep teasing her on it,' Ish said

    8. But he laughs and says that he’s only teasing me

    9. Most of the girls seemed to be saying they were familiar with most of these moves and there was a lot of easy laughter and teasing but no tense squealing

    10. There was teasing from nearby tables and occasional shrieks from anywhere in the room

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    Synonyms for "teasing"

    comb-out teasing ribbing tantalization tease annoying bothersome galling irritating nettlesome pesky pestering pestiferous plaguey plaguy vexatious vexing mocking quizzical kidding tantalizing joshing harassing badgering disturbing

    "teasing" definitions

    the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances

    playful vexation

    the act of removing tangles from you hair with a comb

    playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)

    arousing sexual desire without intending to satisfy it

    causing irritation or annoyance