HyperDic: taunt

English > 2 senses of the word taunt:
VERBcommunicationtaunt, tease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, twit, rally, rideharass with persistent criticism or carping
NOUNacttaunt, twit, tauntingaggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing
taunt > pronunciation
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English > taunt: 2 senses > noun 1, act
Meaningaggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing.
Synonymstwit, taunting
Broaderaggravation, irritation, provocationunfriendly behavior that causes anger / anger or resentment
Spanishalfilerazo, befa, bigardía, burla, chufleta, dicterio, improperio, mofa, pulla, rehilete, vareta, vejamen, vituperio
Catalanburla, mofa
Verbstauntharass with persistent criticism or carping
English > taunt: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningharass with persistent criticism or carping.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymstease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, twit, rally, ride
Narrowerjeer, scoff, flout, barrack, gibelaugh at with contempt and derision
kid, chaff, jolly, josh, banterBe silly or tease one another
Broadermock, bemocktreat with contempt
Spanishbefarse, burlarse, burlar, cachondearse, chancearse, chotearse, chungearse, mofarse, molestar, pitorrearse, recochinearse, tomar el pelo
Catalanamoïnar, burlar, fastidiar, fastiguejar, molestar, tantalitzar
Nounstaunt, tauntingaggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing

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