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sitting duck

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sitting duck

  1. a person or thing that is the object of abuse, criticism, or ridicule <those stupid comments just made him a sitting duck for comedians> Synonyms butt, mark, prey, target, victimRelated Words laughingstock, mockery, pilgarlic; lightning rod; fall guy, goat, scapegoat, whipping boyNear Antonyms gossip, gossiper, talebearer, tattler, tattletale, troublemaker; defamer, libeler, libelist, traducer; baiter, heckler, needler, ribber, taunter, tease, teaser, tormentor (also tormenter), torturer; derider, insulter, mocker, ridiculer, scoffer, scorner; caricaturist, lampooner, parodist, satirist




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