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taunted

verb
past tense of taunt

Synonyms of taunted

to attack repeatedly with mean put-downs or insults
  • the principal reminded the student athletes that taunting their opponents was not showing good sportsmanship

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“Taunted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/taunted. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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