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Definition 1: abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where mocking or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • derisive laughter
  • a jeering crowd
  • her mocking smile
  • taunting shouts of `coward' and `sissy'

Synonyms for mocking in the sense of this definition

(mocking is similar to ...) exhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous

"remarks disrespectful of the law" "disrespectful in the presence of his parents" "disrespectful toward his teacher"

Definition 2: playfully vexing (especially by ridicule) - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where mocking or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his face wore a somewhat quizzical almost impertinent air

Synonyms for mocking in the sense of this definition

(mocking is similar to ...) full of fun and high spirits

"playful children just let loose from school"

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