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Princeton's WordNet

  1. twit, taunt, taunting(adj)

    aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing

    Synonyms:
    taunt, twirp, twit, twerp

    Antonyms:
    respectful

  2. derisive, gibelike, jeering, mocking, taunting(adj)

    abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule

    "derisive laughter"; "a jeering crowd"; "her mocking smile"; "taunting shouts of `coward' and `sissy'"

    Synonyms:
    jeering, quizzical, mocking, derisive, gibelike, teasing

    Antonyms:
    respectful

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    out-girling

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