Teasing vs Chaffing - What's the difference?

teasing | chaffing |


As verbs the difference between teasing and chaffing

is that teasing is while chaffing is .

As nouns the difference between teasing and chaffing

is that teasing is the act of teasing; making fun of or making light of while chaffing is the act by which somebody is chaffed; a teasing.

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teasing

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (wikipedia teasing) (en noun)
  • The act of teasing; making fun of or making light of.
  • Teasing can be seen as a kind of workplace abuse.

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    chaffing

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act by which somebody is chaffed; a teasing.
  • * 1883 , (Edward Payson Roe), His Sombre Rivals
  • Grace had made Graham laugh many a time by her inimitable descriptions of the quaint tilts and chaffings of these graybeards, as each urged the views of his favorite journals