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ridiculing

adjective

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ridiculing

noun

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ridiculing

verb
present participle of ridicule

Synonyms & Antonyms of ridiculing (Entry 3 of 3)

to make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter
  • the term "big bang theory" was originally coined to ridicule the belief that the universe was created by a giant explosion

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“Ridiculing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ridiculing. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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