jeer, jeering, mockery, scoff, scoffing(noun)
showing your contempt by derision
parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on(noun)
a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way
parody, mockery, takeoff(noun)
humorous or satirical mimicry
The action of mocking; ridicule, derision.
Something so lacking in necessary qualities as to inspire ridicule; a laughing-stock.
Something insultingly imitative; an offensively futile action, gesture etc.
Mimicry, imitation, now usually in a derogatory sense; a travesty, a ridiculous simulacrum.
The defendant wasn't allowed to speak at his own trial - it was a mockery of justice.
Origin: Fropm mokerie, mokery, and mocquerie, moquerie, from moquer, moker + -erie, perhaps from Greek μωκός - mokos, "mocker".
the act of mocking, deriding, and exposing to contempt, by mimicry, by insincere imitation, or by a false show of earnestness; a counterfeit appearance
insulting or contemptuous action or speech; contemptuous merriment; derision; ridicule
subject of laughter, derision, or sport
Origin: [F. moquerie.]
The numerical value of mockery in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of mockery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It made a mockery of our sovereignty.
The worst mockery God can make of a moralist is that He compels him to be a solipsist.
The cause of liberty becomes a mockery if the price to be paid is the wholesale destruction of those who are to enjoy liberty.
Digressions, objections, delight in mockery, carefree mistrust are signs of health everything unconditional belongs in pathology.
No mockery in the world ever sounds to me as hollow as that of being told to cultivate happiness Happiness is not a potato, to be planted in mould, and tilled with manure.
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