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Synonyms for tantalize
ˈtæn tlˌaɪztan·ta·lize

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tantalize

    Synonyms:
    check, deny, disappoint, refuse, restrain, restrict, starve, stint, straiten

    Antonyms:
    cloy, content, fill, glut, sate, satiate, satisfy, suffice, surfeit

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tantalize

    Synonyms:
    disappoint, frustrate, torment, vex, provoke, irritate, tease

    Antonyms:
    gratify, satisfy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, twit, rally, rideverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    sit, depend on, get at, reproof, mobilise, chide, bait, rile, dun, cod, razz, crucify, bedevil, reprimand, lambaste, mobilize, devil, drive, badger, get to, tantalise, frustrate, annoy, chew out, beat up, gull, trounce, tease, taunt, fool, berate, chew up, rebound, lecture, drum up, nark, rag, depend upon, card, torment, ride, tease apart, dress down, irritate, rally, befool, turn on, come up, remonstrate, hinge on, mount, pester, call up, take in, jaw, rebuke, nettle, fluff, vex, beleaguer, lambast, dupe, put on, bother, gravel, take to task, muster up, devolve on, summon, bawl out, slang, muster, call on the carpet, twit, put one across, loosen, have words, put one over, chafe, scold, call down, hinge upon, bug

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tantalizeverb

    Synonyms:
    torment (by exciting hopes and refusing to gratify them), vex, tease, irritate, provoke

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tantalizeverb

    Synonyms:
    torment, plague, vex, disappoint

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