HyperDic: twit

English > 3 senses of the word twit:
NOUNperson twit, twerp, twirpsomeone who is regarded as contemptible
acttwit, taunt, tauntingaggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing
VERBcommunicationtwit, tease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, rally, rideharass with persistent criticism or carping
English > twit: 3 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who is regarded as contemptible.
Synonymstwerp, twirp
Broadersimpleton, simpleA person lacking intelligence or common sense
Spanishberzotas, capullo, ceporro, chabón, estafermo, inflagaitas, lila, merluzo, ninchi, pavipollo, pendejo, percebe, piernas, soplagaitas, tonto
Catalanruc, toix, twirp
English > twit: 3 senses > noun 2, act
Meaningaggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing.
Synonymstaunt, 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
Verbstwitharass with persistent criticism or carping
English > twit: 3 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningharass with persistent criticism or carping.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymstease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, 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
Nounstwitaggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing

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