(adj.) very pleasantly inviting; 'a tantalizing aroma'; 'a tempting repast' .
(adj.) arousing desire or expectation for something unattainable or mockingly out of reach; 'a tantalizing taste of success' .
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Tantalize
- Sooner or later I will solve all these problems which are now so tantalizing; but, come what may, one good thing is in store for me. 弗格斯·休姆. 奇幻岛.
- To increase that influence was coveted excitement; to cast it off might be to regain serenity; to leave it as it stood was tantalizing. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.