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taunt
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

2 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
  • Nat's eyes deliberately taunted her.
    p. 13.6
  • "Jump in, why don't you?" he taunted.
    p. 22.1

There are no more uses of "taunt" in The Witch of Blackbird Pond.

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