tantalise


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tantalise


Past participle: tantalised
Gerund: tantalising

Imperative
tantalise
tantalise
Present
I tantalise
you tantalise
he/she/it tantalises
we tantalise
you tantalise
they tantalise
Preterite
I tantalised
you tantalised
he/she/it tantalised
we tantalised
you tantalised
they tantalised
Present Continuous
I am tantalising
you are tantalising
he/she/it is tantalising
we are tantalising
you are tantalising
they are tantalising
Present Perfect
I have tantalised
you have tantalised
he/she/it has tantalised
we have tantalised
you have tantalised
they have tantalised
Past Continuous
I was tantalising
you were tantalising
he/she/it was tantalising
we were tantalising
you were tantalising
they were tantalising
Past Perfect
I had tantalised
you had tantalised
he/she/it had tantalised
we had tantalised
you had tantalised
they had tantalised
Future
I will tantalise
you will tantalise
he/she/it will tantalise
we will tantalise
you will tantalise
they will tantalise
Future Perfect
I will have tantalised
you will have tantalised
he/she/it will have tantalised
we will have tantalised
you will have tantalised
they will have tantalised
Future Continuous
I will be tantalising
you will be tantalising
he/she/it will be tantalising
we will be tantalising
you will be tantalising
they will be tantalising
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been tantalising
you have been tantalising
he/she/it has been tantalising
we have been tantalising
you have been tantalising
they have been tantalising
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been tantalising
you will have been tantalising
he/she/it will have been tantalising
we will have been tantalising
you will have been tantalising
they will have been tantalising
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been tantalising
you had been tantalising
he/she/it had been tantalising
we had been tantalising
you had been tantalising
they had been tantalising
Conditional
I would tantalise
you would tantalise
he/she/it would tantalise
we would tantalise
you would tantalise
they would tantalise
Past Conditional
I would have tantalised
you would have tantalised
he/she/it would have tantalised
we would have tantalised
you would have tantalised
they would have tantalised
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.tantalise - harass with persistent criticism or carpingtantalise - harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
bemock, mock - treat with contempt; "The new constitution mocks all democratic principles"
jeer, scoff, flout, gibe, barrack - laugh at with contempt and derision; "The crowd jeered at the speaker"
banter, chaff, jolly, josh, kid - be silly or tease one another; "After we relaxed, we just kidded around"
Translations
يُعَذِّب للآمال وعَدَم تَحْقيقها
quälensekkieren
stríîa/kvelja meî tálvonum
mocīt

tantalize,

tantalise

(ˈtӕntəlaiz) verb
to tease or torment (a person etc) by making him want something he cannot have and by keeping it just beyond his reach. The expensive clothes in the shop-window tantalized her.
ˈtantalizing, ˈtantalising adjective
tantalizing smells in the kitchen.
References in periodicals archive ?
The recipe has been developed and perfected over the course of two years to ensure that the taste will satisfy and tantalise local palates.
This deliciously innovative product is made from a selection of high quality pork cuts which are trimmed of excess fat and then rubbed with the perfect blend of herbs and spices, guaranteed to tantalise South African taste buds.
Just to tantalise even more the guys have put out a single entitled 'Run Like A Dog' on 4 Real Records.