T`AUNT, v.t.

1. To reproach with severe or insulting words; to revile; to upbraid.

When I had at my pleasure taunted her--

2. To exprobrate; to censure.

Rail thou in Fulvia's phrase,and taunt my faults.

T`AUNT, n. Upbraiding words; bitter or sarcastic reproach; insulting invective.

With sacrilegious taunt and impious jest.