To tease someone is to tease them in a playful way. You might tease them by calling them names or making fun of them.

  • They were teased mercilessly by their classmates, and it made them very angry.

  • She teased him by calling him names and making fun of his clothes.

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Example Sentences for teased

  • 1

    Then the bully starts teasing both Pepe and Ana.

  • 2

    Vicious bullying and relentless teasing was the order of the day.

  • 3

    The most common form of teasing is verbal bullying or taunting.

  • 4

    The town bullies arrive and tease the defenseless Wolf with a gun.

  • 5

    If the intent is to harm, then the teasing is hurtful.

  • 6

    They teased each other and laughed.

  • 7

    They tease and mislead, and are often avoidant of spoilage.

  • 8

    This was the result of being teased for his haircut.

  • 9

    As a buffoon he teases the other members of the band.

  • 10

    My opinion is that this issue is in the lead to tease the reader.