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Synonyms for mockery
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jeer, jeering, mockery, scoff, scoffing(noun)

    showing your contempt by derision

    Synonyms:
    jeering, parody, charade, spoof, jeer, lampoon, scoff, pasquinade, burlesque, travesty, scoffing, sendup, put-on, takeoff

  2. parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on(noun)

    a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way

    Synonyms:
    jeer, fraud, prank, joke, trick, scoff, takeoff, caper, farce comedy, parody, hoax, spoof, put-on, humbug, farce, burlesque, travesty, scoffing, antic, pasquinade, jeering, sendup, lampoon, dupery, charade, fraudulence

  3. parody, mockery, takeoff(noun)

    humorous or satirical mimicry

    Synonyms:
    parody, burlesque, sendup, charade, spoof, jeer, lampoon, scoff, pasquinade, jeering, takeoff, scoffing, travesty, put-on

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mockery

    Banter is the touching upon some fault, weakness, or fancied secret of another in a way half to pique and half to please; badinage is delicate, refined banter. Raillery has more sharpness, but is usually good-humored and well meant. Irony, the saying one thing that the reverse may be understood, may be either mild or bitter. All the other words have a hostile intent. Ridicule makes a person or thing the subject of contemptuous merriment; derision seeks to make the object derided seem utterly despicable — to laugh it to scorn. Chaff is the coarse witticism of the streets, perhaps merry, oftener malicious; jeering is loud, rude ridicule, as of a hostile crowd or mob. Mockery is more studied, and may include mimicry and personal violence, as well as scornful speech. A satire is a formal composition; a sarcasm may be an impromptu sentence. The satire shows up follies to keep people from them; the sarcasm hits them because they are foolish, without inquiring whether it will do good or harm; the satire is plainly uttered; the sarcasm is covert.

    Synonyms:
    badinage, banter, chaff, derision, irony, jeering, raillery, ridicule, sarcasm, satire

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mockery(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ridicule, derision, scorn, jeering, contemptuous mimicry

  2. mockery(n.)

    Synonyms:
    sport, subject of ridicule

  3. mockery(n.)

    Synonyms:
    show, imitation, counterfeit

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mockery(n)

    Synonyms:
    mimicry, ridicule, derision, jeering, scouting, counterfeit, sham, travesty, farce, disappointment

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    travesty, farce, parody, derision, charade, ridicule, insult, irony, caricature, masquerade, sham, satire, joke, affront

How to pronounce mockery?

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How to use mockery in a sentence?

  1. Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir:

    This is nothing but a mockery and its aim is to deter Khaleda from politics.

  2. Kim Jong:

    It made a mockery of our sovereignty.

  3. Chillar Party:

    Gimmick of pay Rs.1 fine is to just make mockery of judiciary

  4. The Russian ministry:

    One gets an impression that the mockery of our memorial sites in Poland has been built into the state policy.

  5. Konstantin Bogomolov:

    It's a bit of mockery of the political situation in general, of course. But mostly it's about the aesthetics of society, how we speak of what's going on, by having a go at the aesthetics of the society, rather than political questions, you hit the people harder.


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