HyperDic: teaser

English > 7 senses of the word teaser:
NOUNperson teasera worker who teases wool
person teaser, tease, annoyer, vexersomeone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity)
communicationteaseran advertisement that offers something free in order to arouse customers' interest
communicationteaser, puzzle, puzzler, mystifiera particularly baffling problem that is said to have a correct solution
communicationteaseran attention-getting opening presented at the start of a television show
artifactteaser, tormenter, tormentora flat at each side of the stage to prevent the audience from seeing into the wings
artifactteasera device for teasing wool
teaser > pronunciation
Soundstiy'zer
Rhymesabuser ... womanizer: 73 rhymes with zer...
English > teaser: 7 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA worker who teases wool.
BroaderworkerA person who works at a specific occupation
Spanishcardador
Verbsteasedisentangle and raise the fibers of
English > teaser: 7 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity).
Synonymstease, annoyer, vexer
Broaderunwelcome person, persona non grataA person who for some reason is not wanted or welcome
Spanishbromista, burlón, chunguero, ganso
Verbsteaseharass with persistent criticism or carping
teasemock or make fun of playfully
teaseannoy persistently
English > teaser: 7 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningAn advertisement that offers something free in order to arouse customers' interest.
Broaderad, advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizing, advertA public promotion of some product or service
English > teaser: 7 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningA particularly baffling problem that is said to have a correct solution.
Synonymspuzzle, puzzler, mystifier
NarrowersudokuA number puzzle in which the numbers 1 through 9 must be placed into a grid of cells so that each row or column contains only one of each number
word square, acrosticA puzzle where you fill a square grid with words reading the same down as across
BroaderproblemA question raised for consideration or solution
Spanishacertijo, enigma
Catalanenigma
English > teaser: 7 senses > noun 5, communication
MeaningAn attention-getting opening presented at the start of a television show.
BroaderopeningThe initial part of the introduction
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Spanishgancho
English > teaser: 7 senses > noun 6, artifact
MeaningA flat at each side of the stage to prevent the audience from seeing into the wings.
Synonymstormenter, tormentor
Broaderflatscenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas
English > teaser: 7 senses > noun 7, artifact
MeaningA device for teasing wool.
Example"a teaser is used to disentangle the fibers"
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
Verbsteasedisentangle and raise the fibers of

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