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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 teas·er /ˈtizɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Teas·er n.
 1. One who teases or vexes.
 2. Zool. A jager gull. [Prov. Eng.]
 3. Elec. A shunt winding on field magnets for maintaining their magnetism when the main circuit is open.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

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