What does mocking mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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'"

  2. mocking, teasing, quizzical(adj)

    playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)

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

Wiktionary

  1. mocking(Noun)

    action of the verb to mock

  2. mocking(Adjective)

    derisive or contemptuous

  3. mocking(Adjective)

    teasing or taunting

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mocking

    of Mock

  2. Mocking(adj)

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

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How to say mocking in sign language?

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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. Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic:

    Pristina is mocking both the international community and the European Union.

  2. 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!

  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. Brian Fallon:

    Trump mocking Dr. Blasey Ford at a rally makes it clear : if these so-called Senate moderates vote for Kavanaugh now, they are siding with Trump's cruelty over the bravery of a sexual assault survivor.

  5. Leung Chun-ying:

    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.

Images & Illustrations of mocking

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