Definition of taunter in US English:

taunter

noun

  • See taunt

    • ‘They will be aided in their dark deed by the union of circus clowns, who, beneath their veneer of jollity, are brutal and merciless taunters of the innocent.’
    • ‘Ed responded to my message with all the wit of a schoolyard taunter (I refer interested parties to his blog for the full exchange) complete with schoolyard back up.’
    • ‘In the eyes of the taunter, the subject is not human.’
    • ‘Some officers try to talk sense into the taunters.’
    • ‘Instead, step in and tell the taunters to clear off and get a life - you might just make a good friend.’

Pronunciation

taunter

/ˈtôn(t)ər//ˈtɔn(t)ər/