To keep attacking with words too a "some-one” in an inappropriate manner until that “one” gets irritated enough to get Macho with you.
Manipulating ones disposition from one brief moment to the next in a short period of time.
-To goad one into a mode of anger and aggression.
-To get underneath ones skin to attain a sense of control.
Cool and collective Tom was playing pool with Dumb-ass Dick and Dumb-ass Dick started too rudely and obnoxiously criticize Tom’s game during his shooting.
To get Macho’ed the reaction would be.
To be in a calm and cool manner in one moment and then suddenly manipulated too an agitated and hot-tempered manner after being attacked by a Macho Mouth.