mocking


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Synonyms for mocking

Synonyms for mocking

contemptuous or ironic in manner or wit

Synonyms for mocking

abusing vocally

playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)

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After nearly an hour the light went out, but this time there was no mocking laughter--at least not upon the part of my tormentors; but I, to be at quits with them, gave a low laugh that none might mistake for the cackle of a maniac.
Those strangely clad warriors seemed to him now to be looking down upon his discomfiture with a satanic smile, mocking the pygmy who had dared to raise his hand against one so jealously guarded.
I turned from it with indifference, and brushing away the leaves from the tablet of the dead pagan restored to light the mocking words which, fresh from their long neglect, seemed to have a certain pathos.
He assumed a mocking attitude of studied grace, and twitched the wrinkles out of his threadbare waistcoat.
I stepped forward to grasp his hand, when suddenly a broad grin danced across his face and with a light, mocking laugh he continued:
You tell Matvey to do what can't be done, and go away yourself, leaving him to make a muddle of everything," and her habitual, mocking smile curved the corners of Dolly's lips as she spoke.
The whole evening Dolly was, as always, a little mocking in her tone to her husband, while Stepan Arkadyevitch was happy and cheerful, but not so as to seem as though, having been forgiven, he had forgotten his offense.
Host Dara O Briain, and team captains Hugh Dennis and Andy Parsons will be mocking it as the comedy panel show returns for its 13th series.
HALEP (CyHAN)- After making havoc of the sacred places with heavy shelling, Assad soldiers caught mocking Muslim values in mosques on tape.
He added: "No one has explained what the mocking was.
We have a mocking situation in this country now," he observed.
In 'The Mocking Program,' Foster brings the reader into the foreseeable future.
For example, by mocking up a JDBC driver used by a Data Access Object, you can easily simulate the driver throwing SQLExceptions, and thus test how your DAO deals with them.