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Bait Crossword Clue Answers
A clue can have multiple answers, and we have provided all answers that we’re aware of for Bait. This clue last appeared September 22, 2022 in the NYT Crossword. You’ll want to cross-reference the length of the answers below with the required length in the crossword puzzle you are working on for the correct answer. The solution to the Bait crossword clue should be:
- TEASE (5 letters)
Below, you’ll find any key word(s) defined that may help you understand the clue or the answer better.
Crossword Clue & Answer Definitions
- TEASE (verb)
- disentangle and raise the fibers of.
- ruffle (one’s hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect.
- TEASE (noun)
- the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances.
- someone given to teasing (as by mocking or stirring curiosity).
- BAIT (noun)
- anything that serves as an enticement.
- something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed.
- BAIT (verb)
- harass with persistent criticism or carping.
- attack with dogs or set dogs upon.
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