What is another word for teasing?

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[ tˈiːzɪŋ], [ tˈiːzɪŋ], [ t_ˈiː_z_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Teasing" in context?

"teasing" is a form of indirect communication where one person engages in small Actions or Statements that imply an interest in or attraction to the other person without directly stating or doing anything overtly sexual. Some common teasing behaviors are making suggestive remarks, making suggestive questioning, flirting, touching, or coming close to the other person. Teasing can be done in person, over the phone, or online.

Often, teasing is used as a way to build up tension, flirt, or entertain. It can also be used as a forms of coercion in a relationship to control the other person's behavior.

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