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used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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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
  • She had been here for over an hour, posing and re-posing, the word repose like a taunt, for it was what she longed to do and could not.
    p. 173.3

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