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Turkish translation of “tease”

tease

verb [I, T]     /tiːz/
B2 to laugh at someone or say unkind things to them, either because you are joking or because you want to upset them
takılmak, eğlenmek, kızdırmak
They were teasing Dara about her new haircut. Don't get upset, I'm only teasing.Mocking and tauntingHumour and humorousAnnoying
(Definition of tease verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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