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Mock·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. derisive, gibelike, jeering, mocking, tauntingadjective

    abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule

    "derisive laughter"; "a jeering crowd"; "her mocking smile"; "taunting shouts of `coward' and `sissy'"

  2. mocking, teasing, quizzicaladjective

    playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)

    "his face wore a somewhat quizzical almost impertinent air"- Lawrence Durrell

Wiktionary

  1. mockingnoun

    action of the verb to mock

  2. mockingadjective

    derisive or contemptuous

  3. mockingadjective

    teasing or taunting

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mocking

    of Mock

  2. Mockingadjective

    imitating, esp. in derision, or so as to cause derision; mimicking; derisive

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mocking in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mocking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Mocking in a Sentence

  1. Sarah Palin:

    We walked away from the draft of that treaty giving a win to Iran, our sworn enemy, iran, who immediately after the deal was struck, started mocking us and poking us and saying yes, of course we're going to violate it. Thanks for freeing up $150 billion, America, too.

  2. David McIntosh.Nevertheless:

    He claims to be a Trump Republican, but in the short time Mr. Vance has been active in politics he's spent the bulk of it tearing down President President Trump and mocking President Trump voters.

  3. Marcus Frejo:

    They went from mocking us and laughing at us to singing with us. I heard it three times, that spirit moved through us, that drum, and it slowly started to move through some of those youths.

  4. David Standish:

    New Jersey is one of the best kept secrets in the United States. So, I say let the uninformed keep mocking it, those of us in the know are laughing right back at the ones making fun of it!

  5. Gareth Iwan Jones:

    There's a lot that's quite humorous about caravanning, and I always look for unintentional humor. But I didn't set out to make a mocking documentary book on caravanning, i wanted to show it for what it is and be quite honest.

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    (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    • A. elusive
    • B. extroversive
    • C. soft-witted
    • D. ravening

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