Meaning of “tantalizing” in the English Dictionary

"tantalizing" in British English

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tantalizingadjective

UK usually tantalising uk /ˈtæn.tə.laɪ.zɪŋ/ us /ˈtæn.t̬ə.laɪ.zɪŋ/
tantalizingly
adverb UK usually tantalisingly uk /ˈtæn.tə.laɪ.zɪŋ.li/ us /ˈtæn.t̬ə.laɪ.zɪŋ.li/

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

"tantalizing" in American English

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tantalizingadjective

us /ˈtæn·təlˌɑɪ·zɪŋ/

causing excitement, interest, and desire:

a tantalizing question
a tantalizing job offer

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