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taunting

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  • A taunt is a battle cry, a method in hand-to-hand combat, sarcastic remark, gesture, or insult intended to demoralize the recipient, or to anger them and encourage reactionary behaviors without thinking.
  • Taunts are also a genre of folklore.
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taunting

    Definition of taunting in English Dictionary

  • NounPLtauntingsSUF-ing
    1. The act of one who taunts.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of taunt.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en tauntings
          2. en aunting
          3. en vaunting
          4. en jaunting
          5. en daunting
          Related Links:
          1. en tauntings
          2. en tauntingly
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          Meaning of taunting for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "taunting" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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