Which preposition to use with tease

with Occurrences 9%

" Having said this in a cold, decisive way, he turned and left her, as it seemed, not caring to be teased with further questions.

for Occurrences 8%

Alaskan boys are taught to hold their tongues and let their elders decide matters, and Kalitan would never have dreamed of teasing for anything.

in Occurrences 4%

" "Only perhaps by the same man to another woman," I mocked at her, trying to act as if I were teasing in fun.

into Occurrences 3%

Impertinence at first is borne With heedless slight, or smiles of scorn; Teased into wrath, what patience bears The noisy fool who perseveres?

about Occurrences 3%

"Of course," Souwanas continued, "Gray Wolf had so suffered that he had very little to say, and if ever teased about Waubenoo he fell into a great passion.

at Occurrences 2%

"Well!" said Ina, when she saw this coiffure, and frankly examined it, head well back, tongue meditatively teasing at her lower lip.

like Occurrences 2%

He pouts and kicks and teases like a petulant child.

to Occurrences 2%

Sir George Evelyn was her admirer, whom for a time she teased to the very top of her bent; then she married, loved and reformed.

on Occurrences 2%

He was often teased on account of the beautiful "Mariolka," as he called her.

during Occurrences 1%

And Dodo, who had learned not to tease during her happy summer, nestled up to Olive and said, "I smell a secret somewhere, but I can wait; for I know that hereabouts secrets are always nice surprises.

out Occurrences 1%

A little later he might have been teased out of it, but at the impossible age when boys discover that queer names and red hair and cross-eyes make convenient excuses for mutual torture, it happened that he had attained to the leadership of his gang.

through Occurrences 1%

" She was half teasing now, but teasing through the visor, not over the wall.

behind Occurrences 1%

The doctor's voice was still teasing, but there was more than teasing behind his questions.

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