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teased

verb
past tense of tease

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1 to make fun of in a good-natured way
  • likes to tease her twin brother about his seemingly endless string of girlfriends

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2 to attack repeatedly with mean put-downs or insults
  • grew up being teased because his parents were hog farmers

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“Teased.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/teased. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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