make fun of sb playfully or unkindly; vex or worry by tricks
annoy by making repeated requests
"he ignored their teases"
"his ribbing was gentle but persistent"
"The children teased the boy because of his stammer"
"The children teased the new teacher"
"Don't ride me so hard over my failure"
"His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
"The advertisement is intended to tease the customers"
"She has a way of teasing men with her flirtatious behavior"
"tease tissue for microscopic examinations"
"the flirting man teased the young woman"
Interspersing my letters with Mark Twainish Americanism was one of my teases.
出自： H. Acton
Viola hesitated, teasing out the fringe of her..stole.
出自： B. Pym