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1. set-apart

adjective. being or feeling set or kept apart from others.

Synonyms

  • separated
  • separate
  • detached

Antonyms

  • connected
  • integrated
  • accompanied
  • continual

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Words that Rhyme with Tease Apart

  • restart
  • mccartt
  • mccart
  • k-mart
  • kabart
  • impart
  • goulart
  • descartes
  • depart
  • bossart
  • start
  • smartt
  • smart
  • ahart
  • tartt
  • tarte
  • tart
  • schardt
  • parte
  • marte
  • mart
  • mahrt
  • heart
  • hartt
  • harte
  • hart
  • hardt
  • fart
  • dartt
  • dart

Example sentences of the word tease-apart


1. Noun Phrase
Using your fingers, tease apart any large knots.

2. Noun Phrase
Remove the plant from the pot, gently tease apart the outer roots and place in the hole.

2. apart

adverb. ['əˈpɑːrt'] not taken into account or excluded from consideration.

Antonyms

  • clear

3. tease

verb. ['ˈtiːz'] annoy persistently.

Synonyms

  • rag
  • pester
  • beleaguer
  • bedevil
  • frustrate
  • crucify
  • dun
  • badger
  • bug

Antonyms

  • heterosexual
  • bisexual
  • homosexual
  • sexual

Etymology

  • tesen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tæsan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. apart

adjective. ['əˈpɑːrt'] remote and separate physically or socially.

Synonyms

  • isolated
  • unconnected

Antonyms

  • show
  • demystify
  • comprehensible

5. tease

noun. ['ˈtiːz'] someone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity).

Synonyms

  • annoyer
  • persona non grata
  • unwelcome person
  • teaser

Antonyms

  • immoderately
  • joyless
  • discourage
  • walk

Etymology

  • tesen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tæsan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. tease

verb. ['ˈtiːz'] harass with persistent criticism or carping.

Synonyms

  • rag
  • scoff
  • mock
  • banter
  • kid
  • jolly
  • barrack
  • ride
  • josh
  • tantalise
  • bait
  • flout
  • bemock
  • chaff
  • gibe
  • rally
  • tantalize
  • jeer
  • twit
  • taunt
  • razz

Antonyms

  • demobilize
  • defend
  • orient
  • consume

Etymology

  • tesen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tæsan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. apart

adverb. ['əˈpɑːrt'] placed or kept separate and distinct as for a purpose.

Antonyms

  • continual

8. tease

verb. ['ˈtiːz'] mock or make fun of playfully.

Synonyms

  • roast
  • laugh at
  • rib
  • jest at
  • make fun
  • blackguard
  • guy
  • ridicule

Antonyms

  • brighten
  • dissuade
  • depress
  • desensitise

Etymology

  • tesen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tæsan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. apart

adjective. ['əˈpɑːrt'] having characteristics not shared by others.

Antonyms

  • conspicuous

10. apart

adverb. ['əˈpɑːrt'] into parts or pieces.

Antonyms

  • integrated
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