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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tauntingly, teasinglyadverb

    in a playfully teasing manner

    "`You hate things to be out of order, don't you?' she said teasingly"


  1. tauntinglyadverb

    In a taunting manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Tauntinglyadverb

    With insult; scoffingly; with contumely and exprobration.

    Etymology: from taunting.

    It tauntingly replied
    To th’ discontented members, th’ mutinous parts,
    That envied his receipt. William Shakespeare, Coriolanus.

    The wanton goddess view’d the warlike maid
    From head to foot, and tauntingly she said. Matthew Prior.


  1. tauntingly

    Tauntingly refers to an action, speech, or behavior carried out in a mocking or insulting manner, often intended to provoke or annoy someone in a playful, scornful, or derisive way.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tauntinglyadverb

    in a taunting manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tauntingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tauntingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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