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tantalize

verb [T] uk ( UK usually tantalise)   /ˈtæn.təl.aɪz/ us    /-ə.laɪz/
to make someone feel excited or attracted by an offer or a suggestion of something that is, in fact, unlikely to happen
Translations of “tantalize”
in Spanish atormentar, mortificar, tentar con cosas imposibles…
in French exciter la convoitise de…
in German quälen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 撩撥,惹弄,逗引…
in Chinese (Simplified) 撩拨,惹弄,逗引…
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