Definition of teaser
1 : one that teases
2 : an advertising or promotional device intended to arouse interest or curiosity especially in something to follow
Examples of teaser in a Sentence
A teaser for the sequel appeared at the end of the movie.
credit cards offering teaser rates to get people to sign up
Recent Examples of teaser from the Web
Watch the Season 3 teaser trailer for the umpteenth time below.
As The Cut points out, Young Thug's one-minute teaser video shows a women attacking another woman with a bat, and then this woman bound and kidnapped.
On the heels of last week's Pitch Perfect 3 teaser trailer, comes the first actual Pitch Perfect 3 trailer!
Netflix just dropped the first teaser trailer for its new summer comedy feature The Incredible Jessica James.
Watch the latest trailer above, and older teasers below.
Unsurprisingly, details on this wholly new Bioware IP are scarce at this point, with only a brief teaser trailer shown at the EA Play press conference in Hollywood.
Watch the teaser for Professor Marston & the Wonder Women above.
Check out the Late Late in London teaser with Ed Sheeran below.
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First Known Use of teaser
TEASER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of teaser for English Language Learners
: 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
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