Video: pronunciation of 'taunt'
He loves to tease and to taunt. The Sun (2013)The taunts also made their way on to the playground. The Sun (2011)They will suffer taunts and disappointments and illness. Christianity Today (2000)It would not be the first time that the neighbourhood gangs had taunted me. No Way Home: A Cuban Dancer's Tale (2007)His fingerprints were also on the taunting letter sent to police. The Sun (2014)He continued to drive his team on from the touchline in the face of taunts from the home fans. The Sun (2012)But he rammed the cruel taunts back down their throats with a performance that showcased his character as his quality. The Sun (2016)She now has the courage to stand up to the cruel taunts but it was a different story in the past. The Sun (2012)Some of the taunting he has faced is provocatively personal, but he laughs it off. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Not surprisingly the nine-year-old is subjected to cruel taunts at school because of her weight. The Sun (2007)She also said taunts and jibes about her old, unnatural look had been upsetting. The Sun (2015)The pair finally reached for their delete buttons yesterday, wiping away all trace of the cruel taunts. Times, Sunday Times (2012)When he came up to the books and arts department, there would always be an exchange of taunts and teases. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Yet he endured the taunts. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I saw women's faces and heard taunting voices in my head. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He then taunted the dying man: 'There you are. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In the pressured environment of the top flight, leaders have to take the knocks and endure the taunts while holding firm to their core beliefs. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He endured the taunting for five months, telling no one, afraid that to do so would make matters worse. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Wales made the man who taunted England just one week earlier look average with as good an 80 minutes of defending as is imaginable. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
偶尔使用。在柯林斯辞典中， taunt 是3万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: taunt VERB
If someone taunts you, they say unkind or insulting things to you, especially about your weaknesses or failures.
A gang taunted the boy.
taunt 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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