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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Humorous or satirical mimicry; Showing your contempt by derision; A composition that imitates somebody's style in a humorous way.

Usage examples (37)
  • He was acquitted in a mockery of a trial, from which he forcibly excluded the chief witnesses against him.
  • Unlike Colbert, who more fully understands what the term mockery means than anyone I've watched in recent memory.
  • Sorry Bob, mockery is the only answer to your GOOOOLLDDDD buggery.
  • Now, keeping yourself impervious to mockery is a full time occupation. for more
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