Synonyms
Antonyms

1. taunting

adjective. ['ˈtɔntɪŋ'] abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule.

Synonyms

  • gibelike
  • disrespectful
  • jeering
  • mocking

Antonyms

  • courteous
  • reverent
  • modest
  • unsarcastic

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Taunting

  • flaunting
  • haunting
  • daunting

Example sentences of the word taunting


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Teasing, taunting and annoying the dog can lead him to reveal his resulting stress through body language.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Solo travelers are often subject to harassment, which usually doesn't go beyond verbal taunting.

2. taunting

noun. ['ˈtɔntɪŋ'] aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing.

Synonyms

  • twit
  • taunt
  • provocation
  • aggravation

Antonyms

  • unplayful
  • normality
  • discouragement
  • honorific
Synonym.com