Synonyms and Antonyms for tease | Synonym.com

Synonyms and Antonyms for tease

1. tease (v.)

annoy persistently

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2. tease (v.)

harass with persistent criticism or carping

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3. tease (n.)

someone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity)

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4. tease (v.)

raise the nap of (fabrics)

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5. tease (v.)

separate the fibers of

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6. tease (v.)

tear into pieces

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7. tease (v.)

ruffle (one's hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect

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8. tease (n.)

the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances

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9. tease (v.)

disentangle and raise the fibers of

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10. tease (v.)

mock or make fun of playfully

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