scout


scout

verb

Definition of SCOUT

to make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter <the actor's attempt to rationalize his racist comments were roundly scouted by the media>
Synonyms deride, gibe (or jibe), jeer, laugh (at), mock, scout, shoot down, skewer
Near Antonyms applaud, approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), sanction

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