What does tantalising mean?

Definitions for tantalising

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tantalizing, tantalising(adj)

    arousing desire or expectation for something unattainable or mockingly out of reach

    "a tantalizing taste of success"

  2. tantalizing, tantalising, tempting(adj)

    very pleasantly inviting

    "a tantalizing aroma"; "a tempting repast"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tantalising in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tantalising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Philip Hammond:

    Cyber weapons provide the tantalising possibility of being able to cripple the enemy without inflicting lasting damage on them

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