Translation of "tease" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /tiːz/ us /tiz/ present participle teasing, past tense and past participle teased

to laugh at someone or say bad things to them

burlarse de, meterse con
They were teasing / Dara about her new haircut.

(Translation of “tease” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /tiːz/

to annoy or irritate on purpose

molestar, irritar; provocar, picar
He’s teasing the cat.

to annoy or laugh at (a person) playfully

tomar el pelo; meterse con alguien; reírse de alguien
His school-friends tease him about his size.
teaser noun

a puzzle or difficult problem

This question is rather a teaser.

a person who teases.

bromista, provocador
teasingly adverb

in a teasing manner.

de broma

(Translation of “tease” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)