Definitions starting with T

ID #4637

tease-tease

[Car.; from tease by reduplication to suggest repetition, an African feature as in Mandinka kée-kee keep on doing, from ke do (Rowlands 1969b:157)] v. to tease continually,

Tags: reduplication, verb

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Last update: 2011-08-29 01:40
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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