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1. mocking

adjective. ['ˈmɑːkɪŋ'] abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule.

Synonyms

  • gibelike
  • disrespectful
  • taunting
  • jeering

Antonyms

  • courteous
  • reverent
  • modest
  • unsarcastic

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Example sentences of the word mocking


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
An essay that uses a lot of understatements may have a mocking tone.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Some view it as mocking, while others consider it a form of flattery.

Quotes containing the word mocking


1. Mocking a woman is like drinking too much wine. It may be fun for a short time, but the hangover is hell.
- Brandon Sanderson, Warbreaker

2. mocking

adjective. ['ˈmɑːkɪŋ'] playfully vexing (especially by ridicule).

Synonyms

  • quizzical
  • playful

Antonyms

  • inoffensive
  • agreeable
  • unseductive
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