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taunt
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  • For instance, it was reported that the poor girl had so loved her future husband that she had followed him to the house of the other woman, the day after she had been thrown over; others said that he had insisted on her coming, himself, in order to shame and insult her by his taunts and Nihilistic confessions when she reached the house.

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

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