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heckle

heck·le

heckle

 
 
pronunciation:
he kl
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: heckled, heckles, heckling
definition: to intentionally disrupt a public speech or performance with annoying remarks or questions.
similar words:
annoy, badger, bait, bedevil, bother, disrupt, disturb, harass, harry, hassle, hound, interrupt, needle, plague, provoke, taunt, tease, torment
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derivation: heckler (n.)