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make sport of

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to make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter
  • The commentator often makes sport of the fashion choices of the famous.

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“Make sport of.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/make%20sport%20of. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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