Đồng nghĩa của teasing

Alternative for teasing

teases, teased, teasing

Đồng nghĩa: annoy, badger, banter, bother, jest, joke, pester, vex,

Adjective

Fond of or characterized by joking
jocular humorous amusing funny jolly witty comical joking jovial droll facetious jesting playful whimsical comic jocose merry roguish chucklesome entertaining mirthful sportive waggish cheerful diverting hilarious jocund jokey light-hearted ludic tongue-in-cheek blithe blithesome cheery clever festive frolicsome gay gleeful laughing smart sunny boffo camp campy crazy daffy flaky flakey flip flippant frivolous good-humored good-humoured happy joculous joshing joyous laughable lighthearted lively ludicrous mischievous pleasant silly wacky for grins gagged up unserious in jest tongue in cheek in fun bantering high-spirited wisecracking arch glib as a joke to tease for a laugh puckish impish nonserious prankish capering satirical sprightly wry not serious putting one on pulling one's leg fun flirtatious good-natured quick quick on the draw smart-alecky tactful smart-aleck scintillating snappy profound sharp-witted quick on the uptake ironic highbrowed sparkling racy spirited nimble-witted risible slapstick snazzy sharp cutting quick-witted brilliant stimulating exciting bright fascinating animated dazzling ingenious vibrant vivacious ebullient piquant effervescent coruscating exhilarating enjoyable invigorating interesting ridiculous engaging farcical pleasing absorbing enthralling envigorating engrossing priceless appealing side-splitting relaxing radiant original irreverent epigrammatic fanciful dry riotous uproarious comedic humoristic hysterical penetrating screaming keen piercing intelligent zany killing gripping absurd sidesplitting hysteric antic ribald rib-tickling too funny for words compulsive unputdownable rewarding easy to read inviting easy eloquent worth reading well written readable well-written smooth gratifying satisfying worthwhile glittering delightful glimmering glinting charming pleasurable cheering enchanting agreeable captivating beguiling nice congenial compelling recreative intriguing riveting scream striking moving entrancing inspiring stirring provocative riot be a ball fun-filled thrilling affecting enticing gas impressive restorative rousing poignant

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Causing irritation or annoyance
annoying irritating bothersome aggravating exasperating maddening vexatious boring galling irksome provoking agitating disagreeable displeasing disturbing harassing tedious troublesome wearisome bedeviling bedevilling discomforting discommoding discomposing disconcerting peeving perturbing pesky pestiferous pestilent plaguy tiresome unpleasant unwelcome vexing abrasive agonizing antagonising antagonizing awkward carking chafing confounded cussed difficult frustrating inconvenient infernal infuriating nettlesome nettling pestilential pesty plaguey rankling rebarbative riling troubling trying unamusing unnerving unpleasing unsettling agonising burdensome distressing enraging grating harrying jarring nagging niggling punchable uncongenial upsetting wearing enough to drive you up the wall enough to try the patience of a saint worrisome worrying troublous disappointing mean tormenting afflicting ugly wicked objectionable traumatic wretched repugnant thorny painful irking deplorable discouraging challenging forbidding puzzling lamentable knotty taxing problematic incommodious tricky concerning festering antipathetic demanding unsatisfying unattractive impossible sticky tough harrowing nasty grievous hairy harsh disquieting severe prickly hard onerous oppressive delicate sensitive uncomfortable grim bitter stressful excruciating offensive crushing heavy ticklish rough arduous dodgy nerve-racking dire awful terrible grave exacting weighty dreadful problematical miserable afflictive punishing bad alarming laborious unfortunate distasteful unpalatable daunting toilsome distressful appalling cruel formidable embarrassing controversial rigorous exhausting unsuitable abominable detestable odious sad exigent disgusting gruelling dangerous critical nauseating heartbreaking execrable hostile shocking strenuous brutal rugged rotten dismaying grueling unsavory tragic tiring unhappy heartrending yukky unlovely icky yucky back-breaking fraught humiliating unsavoury hurtful heart-rending hateful scary complicated vile involved intricate uphill touchy stiff bleak untimely perplexing anxious-making inappropriate complex tricksy spiny catchy tense horrible horrid repulsive dismal convoluted revolting woeful regrettable torturous obnoxious sore gross repellent pathetic doleful sorrowful testing nerve-wracking abhorrent lousy gloomy chancy precarious dark cumbersome unfriendly grody sour mortifying destructive compromising provocative gut-wrenching discordant dicey charged inopportune loathsome hurting tight accursed aching cringeworthy inexpedient stinging inharmonious unseasonable cringey grotesque unaesthetic discommodious disadvantageous Herculean embittering obstructive tender raw poignant throbbing stimulating baffling cringe-making flustering fierce murderous hardhanded inhuman searing burning unhandy poor saddening discomfiting hazardous killing persnickety depressing unmanageable unwieldy horrendous atrocious vexed inflamed fatiguing pitiable melancholy pitiful foul detrimental irritated intolerable sharp gnawing dolorous adverse sombre somber desolate calamitous invidious perilous iffy anxious intense gruesome superincumbent moving horrific smarting pressing anguished mournful unappealing sickening horrifying achy undesirable serious draining frightful unbearable enervating pressured grinding dubious spartan suspect questionable backbreaking gnarly piteous caustic out of place merciless hellish hectic sapping off-putting anxiety-ridden apprehensive acid plaguing disruptive echinated briery pointed demeaning degrading importunate responsible embarrassed incommoding unfavorable unfavourable damnable discountenancing intractable undisciplined murder rowdy infestive ungovernable damaging repressive messy disorderly disheartening mighty harmful acute shameful crashing injurious fearful fiendish infamous pernicious fell heinous devilish dispiriting depressive humourless crummy ghastly humorless sober solemn toe-curling ruthless savage rancid reddened chafed ill-timed time-consuming austere excessive ponderous overtaxing overpowering plodding headache unrelenting relentless chilling ferocious uneasy unsatisfactory stinking hideous lurid unacceptable sedate abysmal grisly diabolical unendurable frightening macabre nightmarish stringent risky uncertain nice hurt melancholic disconsolate joyless hopeless drab demoralizing glum rueful demoralising comfortless cheerless remorseless great monstrous tragical repellant uncool grotty godawful hellacious uninviting affecting nauseous negative instigative intemperate inclement red bruised cursed unsteady unstable beastly dreary mirthless morose dejecting dispirited dolesome stridulous ill suited dry insensitive stridulent harsh-sounding tickly a nuisance in pain injured wounded capricious temperamental mercurial changeable inconstant volatile fickle rocky variable bumpy drear cold funereal depressed inflammatory exciting inciting incendiary affronting agitational agitative edgy inflaming instigating piquing goading insulting nail-biting heart-breaking extremely bad hard-hearted remote prejudicial an imposition vicious antagonistic afflicted abscessed pained ulcerated itchy confronting distressed scratchy lachrymose sorry derisible lugubrious dingy plangent pensive heart-wrenching wearying causing discomfort ill-fitting in-your-face unhelpful strident incongruous clashing tear-jerking dissonant conflicting incompatible shrill contrasting undermining disobliging invalidating contrary cacophonous rasping jangling scraping squeaky raucous disparaging discrediting derogatory disastrous hefty piercing catastrophic fatal biting deadly ruinous uncharacteristic loud unharmonious corrosive abject cataclysmic devastating stirring unlucky dejected despondent lethal forlorn mortal deathly hapless fateful tingly keen ill-fated ill-starred eye-watering

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Expressing or characterized by derision
derisive jeering mocking ridiculing contemptuous jibing scoffing scornful taunting denigratory derisory detracting dismissive disparaging pillorying slighting snide absurd caustic cockamamie cockamamy comical disdainful farcical insulting lampooning laughable ludicrous pathetic preposterous ridiculous risible sarcastic satirical scathing silly sneering cheeky cocky contumelious crusty cynical flip fresh gally irreverent nervy out-of-line rude sardonic sarky sassy smart smart-alecky snidey for the birds disrespectful provoking hurtful spiteful provocative ironical quizzical ironic depreciative demeaning uncomplimentary derogative depreciatory deprecatory decrying derogatory pejorative belittling detractive degrading denigrative satiric unkind uncivil foolish crazy stupid asinine nonsensical outrageous daft senseless idiotic zany inane bizarre hare-brained fatuous insane wacky irrational droll funny pointless unreasonable derisible imbecilic grotesque witless mad brainless fantastic comic hilarious unwise incredible illogical outlandish unbelievable shocking diverting unthinkable nutty monstrous crackpot cuckoo harebrained whacky astonishing loony looney featherheaded kooky kookie gelastic half-witted half-baked off the wall mean foolhardy humorous contemptible odd mindless amusing strange incongruous scatterbrained moronic freaky entertaining simpleminded fantastical facetious fanciful barmy cockeyed lunatic daffy sappy dotty screwball dippy lunkheaded bubbleheaded balmy weak-minded joshing camp campy unusual yelling raucous vacuous puerile burlesque weird surreal nasty freakish peculiar queer curious foolheaded extreme impossible rum wacko excessive extravagant deprecating inept jerky fool exorbitant tomfool feather-brained gay blithesome jocund merry mirthful sunny jolly jocular jocose gleeful jovial festive blithe futile thoughtless irresponsible rash imprudent inappropriate reckless unintelligent shrewish vituperative malicious disapproving far-out thick useless vain ineffectual ignorant inadvisable biting insinuating too much out of the question taking the cake injudicious misguided dumb snarky ill-natured mordacious embarrassing in vain incompetent obtuse to no avail naive dopey doltish unpleasant cutting hateful for grins idiotical improvident dim-witted ill-considered chucklesome inadequate scream har-har riot laughing eccentric rich jokey witty riotous uproarious hysterical insufficient minimal pitiful trifling tiny small cock-eyed killing slapstick negligible miserable nominal miserly token paltry comedic humoristic sidesplitting screaming antic side-splitting rib-tickling hysteric stingy lousy measly priceless ludicrous. laughable piddling mingy piffling poxy nickel-and-dime worthy of scorn cheery cheerful happy good-humoured good-humored hearty implausible meaningless goofy unreal wild screwy inconsistent batty

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Pleasantly and sensually exciting
titillating interesting exciting lurid provocative salacious suggestive arousing erotic pornographic seductive sensational sensual sexy stimulating tantalising tantalizing tempting thrilling captivating fascinating lewd saucy sexually arousing sexually exciting sexually stimulating alluring sensuous raunchy racy voluptuous risqué sultry hot inviting beddable foxy come-hither naughty provoking bootylicious steamy desirable lush intriguing flirtatious kissable appealing beguiling enchanting ravishing luscious juicy coquettish nubile shapely fanciable fit come-to-bed sexually attractive spunky cute enthralling gripping compelling aphrodisiacal attractive aphrodisiac spicy stirring riveting indecent immodest slinky amorous tarty kinky piquant sexual bodacious dishy toothsome curvaceous busty gorgeous handsome dreamy yummy dashing delicious bedroom feline tasty striptease go-go colourful absorbing engaging scandalous indelicate passionate shameless entertaining vivid diverting exotic shock-horror very interesting curious engrossing mesmerizing immersing amusing consuming arresting involving encouraging cheeky bewitching intoxicating heady enticing colorful puzzling mesmerising adult thought-provoking erogenous erotical erotogenic amatory charged edgy gamy skin fruity peng mature libidinous cuddly beautiful irresistible fetching pretty charming comely lovely good-looking stunning prepossessing fair winning charismatic bonny lovesome striking drop-dead knockout buxom glamorous beauteous taking smashing sightly delightful adorable aesthetic esthetic seemly likely bonnie pulchritudinous drop-dead gorgeous good goodly nice-looking easy on the eye well-favored as pretty as a picture entrancing luring elegant exquisite fine pleasing out of this world easy on the eyes well-favoured well favoured siren curvy carnal magnetic specious delectable radiant scrumptious sweet fabulous divine adorbs babelicious dazzling wholesome becoming winsome nice graceful blooming heavenly stylish on fleek eye-catching a ten very beautiful fine-looking well favored eligible prurient studly beaut clean-cut flamboyant sublime hunky ample glamourous elfin opulent full-figured full-bosomed Junoesque Rubensesque vixenish drawing attracting fleshly X-rated gainly well-stacked well-proportioned well formed well turned

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Tending to misbehave or act badly
naughty bad disobedient mischievous wayward misbehaving fractious insubordinate misbehaved unruly contrary defiant disorderly errant refractory ungovernable unmanageable delinquent disruptive exasperating obstreperous perverse playful recalcitrant unbiddable uncontrollable undisciplined wilful difficult impish mutinous troublesome wild awkward impolite incorrigible rascally roguish rude wicked annoying brattish froward intractable prankish puckish scampish sinful tricksy contumacious fiendish gallus headstrong rowdy wanton willful worthless evil rough tough wrong badly behaved self-willed bad-mannered ill-disciplined attention-seeking full of mischief devilish arch sly waggish rebellious knavish pixieish elvish frolicsome leprechaunish pixy pixie elfin uncooperative cheeky sportive uncompliant ludic turbulent noncompliant elfish bolshie untoward rebel recusant incompliant balky restive badly-behaved erratic ill-behaved knowing non-compliant rakish raffish troublemaking artful saucy cunning riotous flippant trying irksome stubborn aberrant pert out of control insolent impudent vexatious violent pawky insurgent tongue-in-cheek seditious limit nonobservant affected coy wily resistive uncontrolled treacherous factious disaffected dissentious uncomplying unrestrained bothersome untrained raunchy unsteady capricious unschooled obdurate unpredictable fickle obstinate foxy stroppy coquettish ungoverned inconsistent out of hand frisky ruffianly kiddish thoughtless immature childish infantile ill-natured inconsiderate disrespectful mischief-making coltish incontrollable intolerable impossible unbearable undependable underhanded shifty beguiling crooked untruthful lying slick deceiving crafty espiègle underhand fraudulent sneaky deceptive tricky mulish giddy pixilated devil-may-care jaunty fresh casual implike offhand lacking self-control rollicking immoral cross-grained self-indulgent strong-willed ornery arbitrary sportful dysfunctional larky free and easy offending antic sinning fay pugnacious whiny petulant problematic erring deviant belligerent aggressive confrontational combative cantankerous bellicose culpable lawbreaking guilty lawless criminal transgressing whimsical socially impaired maladjusted argumentative hot-tempered disturbed truculent fierce scrappy hostile straying troublous tiresome bold malicious unrestrainable pesky uncontainable sullen peevish undisciplinable nasty loudmouthed wearisome demanding mean indocile pixyish mysterious unorthodox miscreant shifting stray heretic devious fallible deviating unreliable meandering errable off straight and narrow boisterous unyielding pigheaded bloody-minded resistant noisy intransigent irrepressible unreasonable insurrectionary pervicacious bull-headed inflexible renitent cussed contrarious thrawn impetuous unaccommodating dissident quarrelsome loud anarchic chaotic uproarious revolutionary stiff-necked rumbustious unbridled dissentient opinionated nonconformist raucous antagonistic inimical adverse unhelpful obstructive disobliging unbending roisterous clamorous rambunctious insubmissive rash determined subversive indomitable uncompromising insurrectionist reckless radical immovable intemperate iconoclastic contradictory unwilling unfavorable unfavourable obstinately disobedient alienated lively exuberant unmalleable uninhibited persistent malevolent resisting heedless spiteful contentious knockabout romping malcontent inappropriate impulsive impervious imprudent forward assertive drunken bawdy inexorable robustious tumultuous negative rackety rampant nonconforming unpersuadable irrational hell-raising rip-roaring infelicitous inapt unsuitable vociferous challenging anarchical roistering excited dogged dissenting adamant malapropos out of line disloyal abandoned maleficent stubborn as a mule rampageous anarchistic improper pertinacious militant traitorous bullheaded insoluble unpliable treasonable rioting threatening pat up in arms pig-headed inimitable irreconcilable estranged haughty morose shrewish crabby cross renegade opposing withstanding disputatious robust unresponsive resolved malign heretical maverick incurable swaggering swashbuckling cavalier impotent mutinying apostate schismatic unadaptable rock-ribbed crazy hysterical nuts outrageous madcap insurmountable berserk loath negativistic averse reluctant indisposed hesitant as stubborn as a mule complex burdensome antisocial without law and order tempestuous incorrect implacable wild and woolly daring provocative audacious hard-line thorny locked resolute tenacious knotty with a will of one's own determined to have one's own way rampaging unconstrained immoderate unchecked unhindered unconventional uncurbed unbounded active animated unlawful strong overwhelming intense insuppressible freaked overpowering unfettered extrovert untimely unfortunate unrelenting overexcited bouncy indisciplined locked in tough nut hang tough licentious corybantic incautious profligate ebullient spirited vibrant high-spirited inconvenient inopportune impossible to cope with feisty like a loose cannon beside oneself termagant hardheaded adamantine inconvincible hardened hard ossified piercing screaming booming strepitous blusterous paradoxical contrariant discordant arsey disagreeing drunk out-of-line out-of-order on-a-tear out-of-control thrilled raving hard-nosed self-opinionated deaf to reason inept unfit inapposite incongruous unhappy amiss unanticipated unapt indecorous graceless illogical unbecoming wrong-headed ill-timed unseemly unexpected wrongheaded antipathetic converse restless individualistic warring armed sabotaging attacking raising Cain disregardful dareful sassy gutsy flighty raising the roof unforeseen disastrous unusual surprising unpredicted mistimed ready for a fight in high spirits clangorous irregular spoiling for a fight unlucky unwelcome inauspicious irritating effervescent strident energetic vociferant over-the-top brawling badly timed unseasonable unhealthy rotten vicious cruel unendurable objectionable offensive unpropitious misfortunate disturbing unpleasant hapless ill-starred star-crossed luckless insupportable terrible painful insufferable needless deliberate unjustified senseless excruciating maddening infuriating dreadful unprovoked gratuitous groundless motiveless unacceptable egregious unjustifiable willed unmotivated beyond bearing not to be borne inhumane aimless atrocious heartless savage butcherly barbarous brute brutal sadistic inhuman barbaric unfair double-crossing unjust merciless

Adjective

Showing or suggesting that one has knowledge or awareness of something
knowing meaningful suggestive significant telling expressive cunning enigmatic hip sly arch eloquent impish mischievous playful speaking wise consequential weighty roguish puckish wicked devilish naughty waggish pixieish pixy leprechaunish rascally knavish pixie scampish tricksy elvish prankish pawky saucy flippant elfin tongue-in-cheek frolicsome cheeky artful affected pert coy wily sportive ludic elfish whimsical jesting jokey jocular humorous joking facetious espiègle jocose light-hearted in fun in jest raffish rakish witty amusing funny pixilated implike droll comical merry lying fraudulent crooked deceptive comic tricky fiendish chucklesome frivolous bantering lighthearted high-spirited gay jaunty unserious tongue in cheek elven elflike pixie-like foxy pixyish misbehaving mysterious disobedient coquettish fun troublemaking mischief-making flirtatious giddy casual devil-may-care offhand fresh dishonourable underhanded untruthful shifty slick deceiving crafty beguiling underhand sneaky jovial unregenerate scoundrelly reprobate untrustworthy ignoble joshing laughable silly sprightly pleasant wisecracking capering satirical wry free and easy full of mischief for a laugh as a joke good-natured to tease bad depraved immoral dishonest putting one on pulling one's leg not serious shabby deceitful unprincipled unscrupulous shady discreditable despicable contemptible corrupt villainous base scurvy dastardly arrant entertaining dishonorable risible flip glib jolly clowning snappy lively jocund kittenish bubbly gamesome mirthful cheerful joyous spirited blithe

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Aesthetically pleasing to view or look at
taking attractive charming enchanting engaging fascinating pleasing captivating compelling delightful fetching lovely winning adorable beautiful beguiling pretty alluring appealing bewitching comely cute fair gorgeous inviting magnetic nubile ravishing stunning sweet winsome agreeable charismatic congenial desirable enticing fanciable glamourous handsome irresistible likely pleasant prepossessing sightly sultry aesthetic beauteous entrancing esthetic genial glamorous lovesome personable seemly smashing striking affable bonnie bonny intriguing knockout lovable mesmeric tempting beckoning enthralling good goodly hunky likeable likable luring provocative seductive tantalising tantalizing good-looking eye-catching nice-looking drop-dead easy on the eye as pretty as a picture well-favored arresting interesting lush sexual luscious tasty arousing fit spunky pulchritudinous elfin well favoured on fleek come-hither out of this world drawing attention elegant mesmerizing heavenly hot endearing adorbs nice mesmerising spellbinding sexy delectable fine drop-dead gorgeous disarming divine riveting exquisite hypnotic dazzling darling amiable gripping precious absorbing wonderful stylish graceful dreamy picturesque dear foxy dishy magical shapely dainty fabulous loveable exciting engrossing beddable bodacious curvaceous siren delicate hypnotizing compulsive buxom cutesy scenic pleasurable persuasive splendid quaint hypnotising voluptuous sensuous angelic titillating erotic enjoyable radiant neat babelicious cuddly entertaining well-favoured well-formed impressive friendly statuesque magnificent sensual becoming sexually attractive appetizing cunning attracting amusing fashionable smart drawing mouthwatering appetising presentable tasteful satisfying stimulating diverting bootylicious rapturous gratifying scrumptious twee breathtaking sensational welcome well-rounded acceptable delightsome spectacular blessed consuming grateful immersing involving blest ingratiating insinuating chocolate-box chic easy on the eyes marvellous welcoming artistic idyllic satisfactory grand marvelous provoking blooming romantic dulcet showy choice stirring intoxicating cherubic trim savory felicitous favorable curious jolly savoury terrific regular unputdownable fine-looking warm inveigling photogenic very beautiful good-natured favourable thought-provoking classy easygoing superb ritzy simpatico sympathique glitzy curvy panoramic sirenic toothsome witching sublime sympatisch enhancing mouth-watering admirable enrapturing enamoring innocent relishable great comfortable sunny flashy exceptional transfixing opulent orphic soft decent hospitable rounded delicious specious fab cordial decorative kissable glossy seducing wholesome strong beaut well-proportioned passable okay OK cherubical rousing exhilarating racy electrifying select memorable thrilling fairy-tale hunky-dory splashy superior not bad amazing suitable paradisiacal paradisal paradisaical paradisaic paradisiac recherche all right to one's liking vivid palatable come-to-bed a ten pretty as a picture well favored illecebrous sympathetic marriageable ripe magic fetcjomg young youthful beseeching pulling phat flirtatious flattering infatuating imposing young-looking sweet-natured preferable Orphean ornamental transporting readable magnetizing magnetising goodlooking picture-postcard cherished warm-hearted affectionate fancy well-shaped well-built fantastic incredible encouraging open top juicy stately dignified cherishable jaw-dropping beautifying as nice as pie eligible prizable nurturable appreciatable puzzling sapid ambrosial suave aesthetically pleasing canny couthy kawaii raunchy risqué charged salacious edgy influential sexually mature virile dapper seraphic strong in character dandy rewarding robust sharp noble athletic clean-cut spruce smooth picture-perfect glorious sweetheart aces sociable gregarious white-hat pretty-pretty easy to take full of personality good looking invincible powerful unconquerable inevitable indomitable uncontainable overriding ineluctable immaculate tidy prim spotless clean peachy pleasureful fine and dandy heady excellent larger than life camera-friendly camera-ready dramatic entranced charmed enchanted bewitched glam in good taste very interesting well-dressed mind-blowing fairylike well dressed plump toytown old-fashioned old-world high-quality expensive colorful childlike well-chosen fiendish dreamlike conjuring trendy righteous prestigious nifty good egg all heart refined photographic pictographic cuddlesome huggable amorous attention-grabbing affecting positive lurid vixenish upmarket coffee-table sophisticated luxurious pictorial majestic symbolic unsoiled colourful orderly swank noteworthy refreshing slight petite arty-crafty olde too good to be true mild worthy joyous super comforting enviable euphoric valuable sound clear X-rated looking like a million moving meaty astonishing eventful invigorating piquant worthy of note fresh preoccupying portentous envigorating trenchant galvanising topical unboring buzzworthy vibrant unique newsy inspiring relatable eye-opening remarkable out of the ordinary newsworthy action-packed wondrous emphatic galvanizing electric slim doll face swanky swish schmick arty resplendent A1 rad prime dollish honourable snazzy ace flamboyant commendable fun capital showstopping honorable cheery reputable sterling zingy soothing slick boss spanking in order prettyish relief unspoilt glad clean-limbed respectable airy subtle rare dinky nuanced super-eminent shipshape first-class telegenic super-excellent stupendous calming elating splendorous deluxe copasetic first-rate recreative supercalifragilisticexpialidocious gnarly ecstatic copacetic bright curvacious full-figured pneumatic Junoesque full-bosomed well-turned tolerable pleasantly old-fashioned fluffy embraceable snuggly caressible zaftig well produced proper adequate irie uplifting gainly balanced proportioned symmetrical sylphlike well shaped well formed built lacy well-made deft frail tender diaphanous thin ethereal light fragile feeble conciliatory placating pacifying mollifying average O.K. cheering happy conciliating pacific appeasing propitiatory peacemaking placatory fairly good reasonable good enough moderately good prepared not too bad olde worlde comfy homelike well turned propitiating cheerful insinuative saccharine deferential silky ingratiatory convincing silken home-like of good cheer

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Difficult to interpret or understand
enigmatic mysterious cryptic inscrutable obscure mystifying arcane inexplicable perplexing ambiguous impenetrable incomprehensible puzzling recondite abstruse baffling oracular bewildering indecipherable unfathomable confusing deep elliptical equivocal mystic secret unexplainable dark Delphic elliptic insoluble murky nebulous oblique opaque paradoxical sibylline unaccountable uncanny unintelligible esoteric fuliginous sphinxlike apocryphal cabalistic cabbalistic clandestine coded concealed covert Delphian doubtful enigmatical evasive hermetic hermetical hidden mystical occult profound secretive stickling strange stumping uncertain unclear unknowable vague veiled double-edged hard to understand little known as clear as mud complicated dubious difficult indefinite indistinct hazy complex involved hard indeterminate intricate questionable imprecise debatable inexplicit wildering confused knotty clear as mud abstract shadowy fathomless beyond comprehension tenebrous convoluted labyrinthine odd unsolvable involuted arguable tricky difficult to understand clouded confounding unsettled clear as dishwater subtle elusive involute peculiar unexplained inconclusive thorny misleading inexact problematical incognizable undecipherable ill-defined fuzzy elaborate over one's head beyond one tangled riddling weird ungraspable sophisticated open to question foggy gnomic insolvable blurred muddled unreadable dense unresolved indecisive undetermined open to debate open to argument undefined contradictory problematic inexplainable Byzantine illogical ambivalent illegible fiddly inconceivable unknown unexplored recherché two-edged equivocating Greek borderline dubitable cloudy unconfirmed beyond one's grasp heavy indiscernible beyond understanding unsounded impossible to understand indistinguishable circuitous open bemusing in doubt undecided tough challenging mind-bending faint jumbled unexplicit unplumbed tortuous serpentine absurd inconsistent nuanced detailed fancy poker-faced labyrinthian incongruous blank byzantine entangled Daedalian Gordian furtive interlaced deadpan impalpable full of twists and turns rarefied indescribable undefinable expressionless impassive unimaginable indirect shrouded undisclosed obfuscated unrevealed muddy incalculable cloaked sphinx-like cloak-and-dagger prevaricating sketchy beats me magical suspicious ironic muzzy curious suspect chancy bizarre amphibological bamboozling surprising queer unsure disputable uncomprehensible roundabout fine circumlocutory dim blurry impossible to interpret unestablished periphrastic bleary shifty doubtable unascertained in question unanswerable moot non-committal spiny narrow Greek to me iffy baroque daedal cumbersome blear tenuous above one's head hairsplitting distinct mixed knotted troublesome strict hair-splitting up in the air hi-tech fine-drawn fine-spun yet to be decided petty finespun gnarly trifling tiny open to doubt Daedalean polysemous polysemic polysemantic hinky private multivocal reticent discreet unsound dual intense at issue inner surreptitious hypermetric undiscoverable cryptical taxing twofold nubilous purblind imperceptive vacillating mysterial ineffable funny speculative acroamatic orphic meaningless beyond you improbable impossible inaccessible gray grey unfathomed double arduous inarticulate incoherent shrouded in mystery ticklish disconcerting worrying woolly full of surprises unresolvable too deep uninterpretable remote imperfect wooly weak garbled hairy awkward befuddling hard to follow technical incredible mind-boggling hard to solve vexing rambling advanced hard to explain thought-provoking anonymous black duplicitous far-out slurred mumbled slippery conflicting self-contradictory anomalous oxymoronic anagogic cagey deceptive senseless scrambled unidentified unusual not easily understood disreputable unsolved irresolvable inextricable unconcluded astonishing unparalleled extraordinary freakish freak cunning shuffling devious inaudible misty obscured ulterior freaky fluky nameless unnamed inexpressive unexpressive unemotional emotionless deceitful dissembling all Greek to someone double Dutch beyond your grasp above your head too hard to understand too difficult to understand spooky rum without a solution unable to be solved sophistical really hard very hard amorphous all Greek to me dispassionate vacant all Greek to you unheard-of unwonted uncommon unspecified faceless incognito formless intangible casuistic false casuistical stonewalling elusory noncommittal gauzy contentious off the wall unformed nebulose shapeless unverified unprovable controversial controvertible unreliable unproven unsung marginal issuable negotiable in dispute distant dreamlike indefinable lacking definition out of focus pale shady fishy shaky dodgy disputed spurious under advisement flimsy under examination not definite contingent not obvious hypothetical open to discussion mystery impressionistic precarious up for grabs ravelled winding sinuous twisted ornate complicate rococo heterogeneous multifaceted multifarious variegated raveled high-tech long-drawn-out can of worms maze-like mixed up drawn-out pending barely perceptible smoky bleared loose in the balance hard to make out hard to see inconspicuous in limbo incomplete unfocused unanswered unspecific general proving nothing inadequate obfuscatory unfinished backhanded unpredictable distorted irresolute unfixed non-specific muffled undependable ongoing neither fish nor fowl open-ended neither one thing nor the other to be decided on the back burner in a state of limbo in a state of uncertainty sly disingenuous inchoate unstructured unshaped structureless crude settling nothing concerned troubled worried anxious apprehensive disquieted generalized rough befogged unclassifiable superficial approximate unrecognizable unrecognisable unnatural fogged dull filmy some kind of insecure two-sided cursory peripheral frontier bordering low resolution outstanding stealthy perfunctory vexed tentative subjective at risk not fixed generalised pendent not settled betwixt and between not decided waffling open for discussion not yet settled on ice unlimited muddling yet to be settled up for discussion unstraightforward underhand in no man's land touch-and-go verbose lengthy overlong mazy undistinct blurring unsettling disorienting crooked bent inexhaustible indeterminable innumerable wide broad perverse muddlesome mistakable shonky off good and bad sarcastic unlikely irregular implausible not quite right far-fetched not kosher difficult to follow sardonic tongue-in-cheek unconvincing unproved unforeseeable hesitant unsatisfying unsatisfactory resolving nothing unfateful uneventful lacking groundless unfounded deficient dicey wavering snide sneaky underhanded leaving matters open left hanging not yet established still open to question still open to doubt with tongue in cheek

Noun

An act or instance of annoying or aggravating somebody
aggravation annoyance bedevilment botheration bothering bugging disturbance harassment harrying importunity pestering vexation banter leg-pulling playfulness raillery repartee ribbing irritation exasperation bother provocation agitation hassle persecution molestation badgering perturbation trouble nuisance grief problem torment provoking irking vexing intimidation inconvenience grievance pressure pressurization pressurisation frustration distress hounding bullying affront taunting offence plaguing nettling injury insult pique irascibility displeasure discontent anger indignation unhappiness needling niggling insults indignity offense brickbat disruption interruption being rubbed up the wrong way stirring interference confusion ruffling roiling distraction whisking derangement intrusion hindrance convulsion dislocation stirring up churning up coercion aggro irritant pest headache trial difficulty pain snag infuriation irk thorn rub bugbear pip ruffle peeve irksomeness gall affliction hang-up worry hair shirt fair cow pain in the bum pain in the backside pet peeve pain in the rear pain in the neck resentment chagrin ire disgruntlement wrath crossness umbrage dissatisfaction fury rage upset choler spleen testiness irritability outrage tetchiness dismay discomposure ill humour peevishness animosity discontentment enmity aversion mortification temper disappointment disquiet disapproval fretfulness disgust impatience dislike madness letdown huff weariness miff disapprobation discomfort exacerbation antipathy stroppiness crabbiness passion discomfiture dispiritedness depression snappiness discontentedness distaste shortness discouragement disfavour bile uneasiness petulance furor lividity angriness lividness irateness vehemence sorrow disfavor rankling wrathfulness birse touchiness ill temper disrelish furore high dudgeon slow burn ill-humor embarrassment shock antagonization humiliation rancour plague enragement besetment opposition hurt mood mad bitterness disheartenment smarting shame restlessness disinclination incensement rancor disliking indisposition ill feelings bad feelings grudge stress danger scorn rise animus ill-humour dudgeon hard feelings wounded feelings crushing baulk blow balk boiling point righteous anger exception odium slight edginess querulousness impetuosity sense of injury nervousness jitteriness restiveness abruptness irritableness intolerance curtness brusqueness anxiety disquietude antagonism regret quick temper acrimony soreness storm tantrum waspishness distemper stew hatred conniption tiff dejection disillusionment disenchantment violence dyspepsia despondency road rage hissy fit blow up ill humor air rage cat fit disconsolation despair sadness glumness disillusion melancholy lamentation gloominess disaffection disconsolateness anguish misery gloom unfulfilment downheartedness malcontentment malaise woe malcontent desolation hot temper bad temper heavy-heartedness low spirits heaviness of heart

Noun

The subjection of someone or something to contemptuous and dismissive language or behavior
ridicule mockery derision scorn contempt disdain scoffing caricature parody satire joking burlesque jeer kidding jeering joshing sarcasm badinage sneering banter sneer travesty raillery taunting disparagement taunt jibing ragging chaff dig lampoon ribbing persiflage rib irony laughter gibe sport chaffing farce comeback jab slam razz swipe mimicry kidology sneers taunts chiacking goofing razzing roast jibes twitting buffoonery foolery leer mordancy needling put down rally sardonicism put-on winding up parting shot taking the mickey pulling someone's chain jesting repartee pleasantry insult wordplay drollery give-and-take backchat fun crosstalk ripostes sallies quips wit witticisms catcall contumely disrespect witty conversation witty remarks bons mots brickbat bantering Bronx cheer witticism hiss boo hoot abuse raspberry obloquy scoff josh bird scornfulness snort shout lampooning horseplay crack slap dump asteism wisecracks play ridiculing swordplay backhanded compliment jocularity wittiness fooling around gibes whistle frivolity joke leg-pulling japing fool borak frolic merriment jest mirth contemptuousness despite quipping cut and thrust escapade jollification mummery tomfoolery trifling nonsense jollity wolf whistle heckle shout of derision jeers denigration insults vilification bants backhander pilgarlic barb provocation roasting good-humoured mockery lampoonery patter sally riposte pooh-poohing gossip exchange chitchat playful jab dissing small talk despisement slight misprision despitefulness derisiveness skylarking clowning about antics jokes mischief clowning around rejoinder humour answer quip reply humor pleasant conversation bon mot response jibe cut goading practical joke disapproval hissing heckling catcalling hectoring booing shouting interruption sledge disregard despisal reproach affront criticism outrage censure barracking aspersion knocking slap in the face dirty dig verbal abuse snappy comeback wisecracking larking about high jinks playing the fool clowning larking around plaguing tickling vexing exasperating disturbing provoking mocking harassing irritating bothering tormenting badgering bitterness sharpness acerbity cynicism acrimony causticity trenchancy causticness superciliousness rancor send-up spoof rancour corrosiveness mordacity takeoff invective acidity acridity pasquinade skit imitation wisecrack flouting dislike hatred disgust cartoon distaste aversion take-off antipathy pastiche sendup deprecation loathing distortion condescension odium opprobrium sham venom detestation abhorrence cutting remark squib repugnance malice impersonation impression misrepresentation hate copy brutality forcefulness directness incisiveness outspokenness acridness tartness slur insinuation asperity virulence acidness vitriol cattiness facetiousness snigger snidery bile virulency simulation comedy distorted drawing rag ride twit tease rank-out takedown pasquil sketch false impression exaggerated drawing falsification libel hauteur indifference arrogance haughtiness snobbishness aloofness acid perversion wryness backhandedness sarkiness dismissiveness lordliness absurdity pasticcio pappyshow corruption charade abomination insolence loftiness superbity pride mime pale imitation mock-heroic apology play-on animosity shame hostility pantomime revulsion horror repulsion pique antagonism malignance disrelish ill feeling resentment coldness malevolence frost ill will malignity grudge prejudice objection rankling bad feeling displeasure spite execration animus strong dislike enmity mislike extreme dislike poor substitute apology for excuse for exaggeration poor imitation pretence pretense mock snobbery defiance stubbornness disesteem recalcitrance audacity indignity

Noun

Abuse
verbal abuse barracking cursing hectoring jeering rebuke reproval scolding upbraiding aspersions castigation curses defamation flak insults revilement slander vilification vituperation bad-mouthing mud-slinging slagging slating stick stream of abuse tongue-lashing torrent of abuse a caning a lashing a roasting slagging off a bollocking a rocket a rollicking a wigging censure denigration criticism condemnation blame opprobrium disparagement reproach denunciation obloquy calumniation animadversion contumely invective calumny libel excoriation knocking fault-finding vitriol scurrility objurgation bad press character assassination disapproval chastisement execration derogation lambasting slamming fulmination billingsgate tirade hostility attack disapprobation reviling reproof panning stricture disfavour slurs sideswipe swipe derision rap pan brickbat knock aspersion disfavor berating signifying verbal abuse complaints discredit opposition brickbats odium scorn contempt punishment aggravation sideswipes hassle complaint detraction insult a bad press a bawling-out a bashing critical remarks an earful a row slights swearing offence indignities expletives jibes insolence rebukes disrespect slanging traducement rudeness offense name-calling a slanging match kicking around foul language trash talk swear words put-downs quinine verbals knifing hosing verbal attack pushing around critique admonishment broadside smear remonstrance slur recrimination chiding objection slam nitpicking examen cavilling carping cavil quibble faultfinding takedown reprobation roast blast slap hit captiousness caviling sledge arraignment notice cut call down critical remark bad notice verbal disapproval put down nit-picking reprimand admonition harangue denouncement venom slandering malice evil-speaking backbiting spite bashing spitefulness fulminations rubbishing cattiness savaging mauling diatribe philippic railing rant polemic scandal scurrilousness deprecation belittlement depreciation verbal onslaught smearing maligning libeling traducing libelling jeremiad scandalmongering muckraking lie backstabbing defaming slight decrying lecture assault battering diminishment ridicule accusation vilifying aspersing blackening smear campaign misrepresentation disdain onslaught argument belittling screed discourse discourtesy dispute impugnment tale disesteem earful outburst wigging shame disrepute carpeting rollicking malediction roasting indignity degradation reprehension commination mudslinging dressing-down telling-off ticking off rap over the knuckles riot act black eye defamation of character malicious gossip false report impertinence exchange screen gossip malicious talk obscenity slanderousness indecency debate controversy lessening malapertness humiliation arrogance remark coarseness offensiveness spiteful talk infighting badmouthing viciousness debasement protest abusiveness infamousness grossness mocking sermon anger ranting bad language philippics persecution underestimation rocket malevolence jibe blasphemy sarcasm counterblast epithet prejudice disputation confrontation disgrace unkind remarks hateful talk maliciousness vociferation caning pugnacity bollocking defilement dirty dig backhanded compliment remonstration discharge warning intimidation curse combativeness stain disagreement belligerence dressing down blemish serve ignominy reflection infamy untruth rating lying ribaldry vulgarity dirt slap on the wrist stigma ticking-off innuendo verbal assault aftertale slime rumour insinuation rumourmongering rumor rumormongering mud dump misrepresentation of character coarse words foul talk rough language abusive language abusive talk dirty laundry false light tittle-tattle fake news low-down dirty slagging-off slap in face cheap shot running down false accusation dishonor affront abasement dishonour outrage injury hurt harm injustice damage pejorative wrong minimization besmirching stigmatization stigmatisation

Noun

Activity engaged in for enjoyment and recreation, especially by children
play fun sport recreation relaxation amusement pleasure entertainment games leisure enjoyment larks diversion frolicking junketing skylarking capering distraction horseplay revelry romping dalliance frolic game jest jollification merrymaking playfulness rollicking gaming pastime romp caper delight disport foolery frisk gambling gambol happiness humour humor joking lark prank sportiveness sports fun and games gamboling gambolling match a good time living it up me-time divertissement merriment high jinks hobby leisure activity tomfoolery interest relief R and R refreshment jollies ball rec rollick gaiety beer and skittles buffoonery picnic restoration escapade spree antic laughs festivity occupation enthusiasm blast levity grins leisure pursuit monkeyshines pursuit waggery knavery antics mischief revel trick jollity repose sideline mirth dissipation avocation fling ease activity hilarity jape fooling around ploy idyll idyl binge rough and tumble practical joke cheer rag dido stunt clowning satisfaction field day fad joke gratification thing shines roguery capriccio gag shavie shenanigans roughhousing obsession craze fooling regalement gambado fancy whim roughhouse treat high time good time kick exuberance rowdiness run scramble giggles entertain cavorting pleasing exercise frolics revels rest passion bug mania athletics action beguilement respite decompression source of fun adventure physical exercise competitive games physical recreation physical activity clowning about clowning around feast celebration partying requiescence assuagement reclining whoopee merry-go-round relish hoopla delectation frivolity rest and relaxation dance hop cavort skip leap rout cakewalk hoax quiz leg-pull goak cutup pranks holiday capers rough-and-tumble gambade lightness put-on freak wind-up rib rig caprice spoof prat mischievous act hotfoot shine monkeying clownery hijinks slapstick piece of mischief vacation exploit laugh giggle regeneration playtime rebirth restitution reformation didoes foolish behaviour monkey business drollery skylark monkey tricks rough play rough-housing practical jokes misbehaviour boisterousness misbehavior horsing around joviality shenanigan hobbyhorse specialty bag whimsy art quest shot vagary craft weakness schtick amateur interest leisure interest speciality excitement joy thrill favourite occupation favorite occupation pleasurable pastime labor of love pet topic glee joyfulness merriness jocularity gleefulness cheeriness cheerfulness festiveness vibrancy vivacity vim high spirits vividness vigor rapture vitality sunniness liveliness perkiness light-heartedness zest felicity jesting laughter nonsense mirthfulness gladness vigour energy solace ebullience brightness riot buoyancy rejoicing wantonness silliness roguishness friskiness lightheartedness foolishness jocoseness jocundity exhilaration humorousness funniness facetiousness jocosity jolliness comedy blithesomeness mischievousness blitheness rascality monkeyshine party bash feat crack pleasantry catch accomplishment epigram one-liner bon mot funny business banter devilry rampage mummery raillery quip witticism jaunt cantrip chestnut burlesque hoodwinking fooling about funny farce parody indulgence josh pun ha-ha wisecrack boffola yuck yuk boffo boff nifty jump spring espieglerie prance stratagem device maneuver dodge imposture deception sleight subterfuge manoeuvre artifice jig feint gimmick ruse wile fool's errand mischievous trick number amusing time cod scrape dirty trick act snow job sleight of hand venture mission bird carousal outing hot foot put on episode happening deed occurrence event experience trial affair incident tear extravaganza carousing rip junket folly sally stunts escapades romps tricks take-in barb endeavour gibe rejoinder retort jibe riposte conviviality comeback zinger carryings-on trouble harlequinades spending expedition festival fete ceremony gala smart remark smart crack dig sardonic remark pithy remark flash of wit yarn remark witty remark scene racket endeavor good times jubilation no good jubilee great time derision mockery ridicule kidding rave carnival show jamboree wassail soiree payof beano gamble hooley joshing badinage splurge repartee killer absurdity ridiculousness quirk blague anecdote scorn trifling funny story knee-slapper old chestnut double entendre shaggy-dog story rib-tickler play on words thigh-slapper in-joke rave-up bit of fun night on the town unrestrained behavior bit of amusement night on the razzle

Verb

To be irritating or upsetting, typically with repeated or unpleasant acts
annoying harassing aggravating antagonizing bugging exasperating galling getting goading irking irritating narking nettling peeving pestering riling ruffling vexing frustrating nagging upsetting angering bothering displeasing disturbing hassling incensing infuriating maddening making angry needling provoking agitating getting to incommoding making cross molesting perturbing troubling worrying badgering bedeviling bedevilling breaking chafing distressing enraging frosting gnawing grating harrying henpecking nudging persecuting piquing plaguing riding rubbing up the wrong way spiting beleaguering burning up driving crazy driving to distraction graveling gravelling rankling antagonising bumming out driving mad eating getting at getting under your skin getting up your nose getting your goat giving someone grief giving someone the hump hacking off making your blood boil teeing off ticking off winding up cheesing off driving round the bend driving round the twist driving up the wall egging on firing up getting in your hair getting on your wick getting your back up getting your dander up hacking you off heating up making someone see red making waves turning off working on asking for it getting on your nerves giving someone the pip putting your back up hitting where one lives tormenting baiting hounding giving a hard time taunting heckling hectoring bullying picking on chivvying fretting mithering torturing putting out afflicting miffing dogging rasping besetting griping devilling deviling paining offending discomposing itching keeping after trying pursuing getting across intimidating importuning disquieting besieging exacerbating niggling disgusting hazing keeping on at tantalizing making someone's blood boil tantalising getting on someone's nerves bending someone's ear rubbing the wrong way getting on one's nerves getting someone's back up ribbing browbeating chaffing ragging victimizing stinging flustering haunting stressing inflaming outraging insulting racking fussing chagrining bullyragging chivying scaring humping going on at making someone's hackles rise giving a bad time breathing down someone's neck driving bananas ruffling someone's feathers getting under someone's skin getting in someone's hair rankling with victimising trying someone's patience getting on someone's wick getting up someone's nose mocking leading on ridiculing cowing razzing bulldozing blackjacking bogarting pricking fazing coercing threatening prodding menacing criticizing terrorizing rattling affronting concerning oppressing burdening strong-arming dunning harrowing excruciating agonizing anguishing cursing confusing hurting straining perplexing roiling mau-mauing depressing appalling discommoding discombobulating throwing aggrieving grumbling at distracting frightening embarrassing exercising dragooning carping at dissatisfying mistreating interrupting abrading biting messing with grating on harping on at getting in one's hair terrorising picking at agonising criticising putting someone's back up getting under one's skin getting across someone singling out getting someone's dander up intruding upon joshing roasting bantering fooling around spurring infesting reminding insisting rattling someone's cage putting someone's nose out of joint pressing messing pushing someon's buttons bumming driving you up the wall assailing hacking getting someone's goat getting on somebody's nerves wigging getting someone giving the business insisting on examining tweaking quizzing running up the wrong way questioning inciting grilling getting someone's hackles up festering making blood boil sending into a rage taking a rise out of starting stirring up trying one's patience getting a rise out of setting on setting one off working into lather putting someone out stressing out disgruntling rousting kidding around preying on one's mind wearing hanging over eating at causing anxiety tyrannizing rattling one's cage despoiling burning macerating foraying jerking around noodging attacking pressurizing guying tiffing huffing stewing petting getting one's goat sticking in one's craw setting one's teeth on edge wearing on mixing up scorning terrifying obtruding encroaching accosting intruding breaking in pothering making it hot for someone hunting wronging crucifying beating exiling sticking the knife into injuring expelling making things hot for someone getting the knife into railroading steamrollering discriminating against unsettling blustering riding roughshod over swaggering dominating pushing around pressurising using strong-arm tactics on getting up somebody's nose rubbing somebody up the wrong way gibing alarming leading someone a merry dance punishing playing cat and mouse wringing boning putting through wringer rubbing salt in wound