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taunt
used in Interview with the Vampire

9 uses
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Definition
to intentionally anger, challenge, or upset someone — especially by mocking them or hurling insults

or (as a noun): an insult or other action intended to anger, challenge, or upset someone
  • 'Louis, Louis,' he taunted me, and pointed a long, bone-thin finger at me, as if to say he'd caught me in the act.
    Part 1 (46% in)
  • He laughed uproariously when I discovered that I could see myself in a mirror and that crosses had no effect upon me, and would taunt me with sealed lips when I asked about God or the devil.
    Part 1 (22% in)
  • So, scenes are near my heart like pictures in lockets, yet monstrous pictures no artist or camera would ever catch; and over and over I would see Claudia at the piano's edge that last night when Lestat was playing, preparing to die, her face when he was taunting her, that contortion that at once became a mask; attention might have saved his life, if, in fact, he were dead at all.
    Part 3 (3% in)
  • ' "It was taunting, mysterious.
    Part 3 (4% in)
  • 'Can't you do it?' he taunted her.
    Part 3 (17% in)
  • I remember moving mutely forward, drawn to him and seemingly unable to control it, that gaze taunting me, that conscious life defying me; he should die and would not die; he would live on, comprehending, surviving that intimacy!
    Part 3 (23% in)
  • ' But even as I said these words I felt my old conviction waver; I felt that torment I'd felt last night when she had taunted me about mortal passion.
    Part 3 (39% in)
  • And I could see her eyes, even as I shut my own, see that taunting, provocative mouth.
    Part 3 (56% in)
  • And I could see her eyes, even as I shut my own, see that taunting, provocative mouth.
    Part 3 (60% in)

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