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and brain-teaser
n. a puzzle, especially one that requires thinking. Can you help me with this brain-teaser? I can spend my whole vacation doing brain-twisters.




1. n. a (found) cigarette butt. The hobo picked up the teaser from the street and put it in a little bag.
2. n. a brief sample of something, such as a performance. The teasers they showed before the film were the best part of the evening.
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So, what does the withdrawal of the teaser rates, mean for you?
He believes that a simple outer envelope with the organization's name and logo in the upper left hand corner can often beat one with a clever teaser.
A four-page insert in trade publications that paid off the teaser campaign, identifying Callisto and detailing its inception, features and benefits.
Taco Bell fans and consumers can also find out more about "Goldblatt" through the online teaser that is being released on the brand's YouTube channel (www.
Three versions will be available: the standard model shown in the teaser sketches, a long-wheelbase model designed largely for China and a sleeker CC model.
Lloyd Cochrane, head of mortgages and protection for RBS and NatWest, said, 'The home insurance industry is dominated by companies offering introductory offers and teaser rates, and we don't think that's fair.
The new teaser trailer of "Game of Thrones" Season 5 gives very brief glimpses of some of the scenes that will feature in the TV show.
THE official teaser of Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif ' s upcoming action comedy Bang Bang went viral on Wednesday, managing a whopping five lakh hits in less than 24 hours since its launch on YouTube.
LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brand new single, "Dance in a Panic" from British-born, Los Angeles-based rocker KAV has been featured in a freshly-released teaser clip for the upcoming movie, Decoding Annie Parker.
Production on the teaser video is underway and will be released on October 31st, 2012, just in time for Halloween.
Imbued with poetry and mystery, and, above all, that special light between sky and sea that bathes the Hamptons, the teaser of the launch advert for the new Hampton collection from Baume & Mercier is an invitation to dream, and gives us a intriguing glimpse of this upcoming event.
Or, as I do, you can rig your own teaser independent of the jig by adding it to one leg of an oversized loop knot This method gives the teaser more freedom to dance around above the jig as it free-falls through the water or while you bounce it along bottom.
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When I profiled the package in 1997 the teaser had shifted to "We Tell Secrets," but in 2006 they are back to the original form.
The first single, ``Stupid Girls,'' is a good teaser.