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tantalize
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Leaves of Grass
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  • Come now I will not be tantalized, you conceive too much of articulation, Do you not know O speech how the buds beneath you are folded?
  • O hymenee! why do you tantalize me thus?
  • I know now why the earth is gross, tantalizing, wicked, it is for my sake, I take you specially to be mine, you terrible, rude forms.

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  • There’s a Mercator girl in a tantalizingly flimsy dress eyeing me from the door leading to the crowded garden.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Clary had dropped her stele; it lay feet away in the filthy snow, shining with a tantalizing glimmer.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire

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