What is TEASE?

Written by Pam MS, NCSP | Fact checked by Psychology Dictionary staff 

verb. to pester, provoke, or torture another individual via different forms of irritating actions, like name-calling, offenses, or repetitive annoyances. Teasing can be an affectionate play-type activity among friends, or spiteful and mean.

TEASE: "The policies for our school specifically state no child may tease or torment another child."

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