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Meaning of TEASER

Pronunciation:  'teezur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a device for teasing wool; "a teaser is used to disentangle the fibers"
  2. [n]  a flat at each side of the stage to prevent the audience from seeing into the wings
  3. [n]  (informal) an attention-getting opening presented at the start of a television show
  4. [n]  a particularly baffling problem that is said to have a correct solution; "he loved to solve chessmate puzzles"; "that's a real puzzler"
  5. [n]  an advertisement that offers something free in order to arouse customers' interest
  6. [n]  someone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity)
  7. [n]  a worker who teases wool

TEASER is a 6 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: annoyer, mystifier, puzzle, puzzler, tease, tormenter, tormentor, vexer
 See Also: ad, advert, advertisement, advertising, advertizement, advertizing, device, flat, opening, persona non grata, problem, unwelcome person, worker



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Teas"er\, n. (Elec.)
    A shunt winding on field magnets for maintaining their
    magnetism when the main circuit is open.
  2. \Teas"er\, n.
    1. One who teases or vexes.
    2. (Zo["o]l.) A jager gull. [Prov. Eng.]