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taunt
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Wuthering Heights
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  • Linton repeated his laugh, and glanced at Hareton tauntingly; who certainly did not seem quite clear of comprehension at that moment.
  • Wish that he were dead, I must; and therefore I was fearfully disappointed, and unnerved by terror for the consequences of my taunting speech, when he flung himself on Earnshaw’s weapon and wrenched it from his grasp.

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  • She used Twitter to taunt the opposing candidate.
  • Don’t let their taunts get to you.

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