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"tantalize" in British English

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(Definition of “tantalize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tantalizeverb [ T ]

us /ˈtæn·təlˌɑɪz/

to excite or attract someone by offering or suggesting something that is unlikely to be provided or is not enough:

Her paintings tantalize the eye.

(Definition of “tantalize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)