tantalization tantalization

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances

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Usage(s):

  • Colleges with no V12 windfall, with or without an A-12 tantalization, had the choice of supporting teams of 4-Fs and 17-year-olds or giving up.

News

  • Farewell, native son: Smoove moves on

    Al Horford aroused admiration, Jeff Teague tantalized, Zaza Pachulia provoked passion, coaches and general managers drew criticism. Josh Smith, whom reports say agreed to a four-year, $56 million contract Saturday with the Detroit Pistons, inspired a powerful mix of admiration, tantalization, passion and criticism for a longer time and from deeper roots than any other Atlanta Hawk. Let’s revisit ...
    on July 6, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

Quotes

  • At the website for the sauce, Holland says "I hope you enjoy the adventurous flavor and tingling tantalization of my not-so-famous pepper sauce. For over two years I have searched far and wide for the perfect combination of spices to make your next...
    on Jan 21, 2007 By: Dexter Holland Source: Undercover Music News

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