taunt

[ tawnt, tahnt ]

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TAUNT

Herkimer's tanned and swarthy face changed color at this taunt.

None but cowards will insult and taunt the defeated and defenceless.

I had already forgiven you, even before you ceased to reproach and taunt me.

When you taunt me as you do to my face, how can I wonder that you taunt her behind her back!'

"You've never asked me to marry you," she said quietly, this time without a taunt.

The taunt hurt him, too, like unclean words from lips beloved.

And though Owen overheard the taunt, he felt no inclination to notice it.

Who but a coward, sir, would come thus to taunt a man like me?

And with this taunt the carriage stopped at the door of the inn.

I meant to have taken some, but your taunt has turned me to steel.

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