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poked fun at

phrase
past tense of poke fun at

Synonyms & Antonyms of poked fun at

to make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter
  • Poking fun at the corny romantic comedies they watch is a favorite pleasure of theirs.

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“Poked fun at.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/poked%20fun%20at. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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