Adjective "Taunted" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Taunted


    Definition:

    1. to reproach in a sarcastic, insulting, or jeering manner; mock.

    2. to provoke by taunts; twit. noun

    3. an insulting gibe or sarcasm; scornful reproach or challenge.

    4. Obsolete. an object of insulting gibes or scornful reproaches.

    Origin:
    taunt

    Examples:

    "unmercifullies can be taunted."

    "officialdoms can be taunted."

    "hundredses can be taunted."