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jeer

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of jeer

  1. a vocal sound made to express scorn or disapproval ignored the jeers of the other team's fans and just focused on making her free throw shot Synonyms of jeer bird [chiefly British], boo, Bronx cheer, hiss, hoot, catcall, raspberry, razz, snortWords Related to jeer smirk, sneer, snicker, snigger; gibe (or jibe), put-down, taunt; whistleNear Antonyms of jeer applause, clappingAntonyms of jeer cheer


jeer

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of jeer

  1. to make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter the unforgiving crowd jeered the magician when the final trick went awry Synonyms of jeer deride, gibe (or jibe), ridicule, laugh (at), mock, scout, shoot down, skewerWords Related to jeer scoff (at), scorn, sneer (at); bad-mouth, belittle, decry, disparage, pooh-pooh (also pooh), put down; chaff, jive, josh, kid, quiz, rally, razz, rib, ride, tease, tweak, twit; bait, barrack [chiefly British], bug, catcall, harass, harry, hassle, heckle, needle, pester, rag, target, taunt, torment; ape, burlesque, caricature, imitate, lampoon, mimic, parody, parrot, pillory, satirize, take off (on), travestyNear Antonyms of jeer applaud, approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), sanction



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