Examples of heckle in a Sentence
Several protesters were heckling the speaker at the rally.
The players were being heckled by the fans.
People in the crowd were booing and heckling as she tried to speak.
Recent Examples of heckle from the Web
Contributing to the festive mood, Durant engaged in a hilarious staredown with Rihanna, who had heckled him from her courtside seat.
A man began heckling Hutson for driving slow, and when the man passed them, Hutson pulled up to the man and argued with him, police have said.
Constituents heckled several of the lawmakers at town halls.
Students turned their backs, and some heckled and booed her.
When Ivanka tried to praise her father for defending the rights of women, the crowd of mostly German activists and intellectuals booed and heckled her.
As a teen, Kamen read Newton, heckled his science teacher, and built high-profile projects in New York.
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Synonym Discussion of heckle
HECKLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of heckle for English Language Learners
: to interrupt (someone, such as a speaker or performer) by shouting annoying or rude comments or questions
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