Bait verb - To attack repeatedly with mean put-downs or insults.
Usage example: as the first woman to work in the mines, she was mercilessly baited by the men on her shift
Plague is a synonym for bait in tease topic. In some cases you can use "Plague" instead a verb "Bait", when it comes to topics like taunt, feelings.
How words are described
|special||special bait||special plague|
|perfect||perfect bait||perfect plague|
|actual||actual bait||actual plague|
|real||real bait||real plague|
|Other adjectives: massive, big, major, literal, said, worldwide, undead.|
Both words in one sentence
- Remember that the original vampire myths described them as plague carriers instead of angsty nobility or teenage estrogen bait.
Source: Depleted Phlebotinum Shells
- After the Fifth Act is terrible yaoi-bait garbage and should be avoided like the plague.
Source: Fanfic Recs / Final Fantasy VII
- In Of Mice and Men, Curley's wife is described as "jail bait", not to insinuate that she is underage, but that she could easily land one of the farm hands in jail on a (false) attempted rape conviction if she chooses to, and is best avoided like the plague.
Source: Have A Gay Old Time / Literature
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