derisive, gibelike, jeering, mocking, taunting(adj)
abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule
"derisive laughter"; "a jeering crowd"; "her mocking smile"; "taunting shouts of `coward' and `sissy'"
mocking, teasing, quizzical(adj)
playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)
"his face wore a somewhat quizzical almost impertinent air"- Lawrence Durrell
action of the verb to mock
derisive or contemptuous
teasing or taunting
imitating, esp. in derision, or so as to cause derision; mimicking; derisive
The numerical value of mocking in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of mocking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Pristina is mocking both the international community and the European Union.
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!
I guess (the Chinese authorities) don't like people mocking government officials, especially high-ranking government officials after the movement. They have become more cautious about criticisms about them.
Holding an event mocking the Muslim observance of Ramadan, a holy time in the Muslim faith, is highly offensive and abhorrent. As a community, we must reject anti-Muslim bigotry whenever and wherever it surfaces.
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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- ilkkuva, ivallinen, pilkallinenFinnish
- schernire, deridere, beffeggiante, burlesco, deridente, dileggiante, dileggiare, beffeggiare, beffardoItalian
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