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mockery

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mockery

  1. 1 a poor, insincere, or insulting imitation of something the resort's Old West show for tourists is a mockery of Native American culture Synonyms of mockery caricature, cartoon, farce, joke, parody, sham, travesty Words Related to mockery burlesque, comedy; lampoon, takeoff; counterfeit, fake, feigning, forgery, hoax, humbug, knockoff, phony (also phoney), pretense (or pretence), sham, simulation Near Antonyms of mockery homage, tribute

  2. 2 a person or thing that is made fun of you won't make a mockery of me! Synonyms of mockery butt, derision, jest, joke, mark, mock, laughingstock, sport, targetWords Related to mockery chump, dupe, fall guy, fool, gull, monkey, pigeon, sap, sucker, victimNear Antonyms of mockery darling, favorite, pet

  3. 3 the making of unkind jokes as a way of showing one's scorn for someone or something insulted by their mockery of his Southern mannerisms Synonyms of mockery derision, ridicule, sportWords Related to mockery contempt, disdain, scorn; belittlement, deprecation, disparagement; catcall, insult, put-down; laughter, snickering; burlesque, caricature, mimicry, pasquinade, satireNear Antonyms of mockery applause, approval, commendation, praise


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