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teaser

noun

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1 a person who causes repeated emotional pain, distress, or annoyance to another
  • the teasers were never satisfied until they had caused their victim to burst into tears

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2 one who is obnoxiously annoying
  • he was by nature a teaser, someone who kept testing people to see if they could calmly bear his put-downs

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The first known use of teaser was in the 14th century

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“Teaser.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/teaser. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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