tease


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Wikipedia.
Related to tease: tease out

tease

To work out a surface defect, as on a varnished surface.
References in periodicals archive ?
They further said that sometime past mobile squads of police were deployed around the girl schools and colleges at the opening and closing time; but due to unknown reasons no policeman was deputed there which encouraged youths to tease the girl students.
The art of burlesque has been growing for a few years now in the expat scene a walk down any street in Haebangchon and you won't miss the sexy stickers of Whitelies Burlesque posted on the walls and inside elevators advertising their latest rock 'n' roll-themed show, or eye-catching House of Tease posters showcasing their latest take on sci-fi theater burlesque.
Tease the whippet was named Best in Show in Birmingham on Sunday.
Owner Yvette Short holds "Collooney Tartan Tease" (Tease), the Whippet, winner of the Best in Show competition on the final day of the Crufts dog show at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.
Appeared to be in a jovial mood, Najib jokingly answered 'what?' when reporters responded to his tease and asked back, 'you should be telling us.'
The official said the accused used to continually tease the complainant on her way to school.
Decoy police female officials will be posted at public places so that the eve teasers will start fearing that the woman they would tease, could be a police official," O P Singh said.
Use a comb to section your hair into two main parts: the front (where all your braids and twists will lay) and the back (where you'll tease hair into a poofy pony).
After reading each tease, the participants reported their anticipated emotional response to the tease and their anticipated behavioral response to the teaser.
It's unnatural for me and the kids tease me about it.' 'If somebody is teasing you, you need to bring it to the disciplinarian's attention.' 'But that's only part of it!
young men start walking with families in crowded Moti Bazaar and tease women, especially young girls.
Tell people that it's very unfair of them to tease you about something you can't change but try to keep it light and defuse any tension in the exchange.