Synonyms of taunt in English:

taunt


See definition of taunt

noun

1‘he would play truant rather than face the taunts of his classmates’

SYNONYMS

jeer, gibe, sneer, insult, barb, catcall, brickbat, scoff, slap in the face

teasing, taunting, provocation, goading, ridiculing, derision, mockery, sarcasm

informal dig, put-down

informal sledge


verb

1‘the crowd taunted him about his marriage split’

SYNONYMS

jeer at, gibe at, sneer at, scoff at, poke fun at, make fun of, get at, insult, tease, chaff, torment, provoke, goad, ridicule, deride, mock, heckle

North American ride

informal rib, needle, put down, hassle, rag, guy

informal sledge

dated make sport of