taunting
1. [ adjective ] abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule
Synonyms: gibelike derisive mocking jeering
Examples:

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

Related terms: disrespectful
2. [ noun ] aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing
Synonyms: taunt twit
Related terms: aggravation
3. [ noun ] aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing
Synonyms: taunt twit twitting
Related terms: aggravation tease
Similar spelling:   tauntingly
  Taunton