noun teas·er \ˈtē-zər\

: a person who teases other people

: something that is done, offered, or shown to make people want something or want to see something that will be offered or shown at a later time

: a difficult problem or puzzle

Full Definition of TEASER

:  one that teases
:  an advertising or promotional device intended to arouse interest or curiosity especially in something to follow

Examples of TEASER

  1. A teaser for the sequel appeared at the end of the movie.
  2. credit cards offering teaser rates to get people to sign up

First Known Use of TEASER

14th century


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