Noun(1) showing your contempt by derision(2) a composition that imitates or misrepresents somebody's style, usually in a humorous way(3) humorous or satirical mimicry
(1) I don't agree with you and therefore I'm only worthy of your derision and mockery .(2) But amidst society's contempt and mockery , young people built a movement strong enough to make Congress realize the practicality of lowering the voting age.(3) Defiant in the faces of her demons, she snarled at their smiles and laughter; glared at their mockery and ridicule.(4) The Labour MP has branded the fines dolled out for breach of disability laws as a mockery of the government's zero tolerance policy.(5) You undermine minimal democracy itself, and are left with a mockery of political rights.(6) Open sarcasm and mockery entered his voice.(7) The action by the local Council has created furore among ramblers, who say that the action was wrong and a mockery of consultation procedures laid down by law.(8) Online petitions are a mockery of grassroots democracy.(9) after a mockery of a trial in London, he was executed(10) He first tried mockery as he called the characterization ├ö├ç├┐the most ridiculous thing I've ever seen in my life.├ö├ç├û(11) This is of course not a fair and open practice and a mockery of the ├ö├ç├┐people's parliament├ö├ç├û.(12) It's a travesty, a mockery of our Constitutional system, and they will not rest until this hideous distortion of all that is good and decent has been ended once and for all.(13) To call that a ├ö├ç├┐free choice├ö├ç├û is a mockery of language.(14) stung by her mockery, Frankie hung his head(15) The part I don't get is why the really dreadful singers set themselves up for scorn and mockery - and they have to know that's what they're in for.(16) The more discussion-worthy point, however, is the use of humor as a political weapon - mockery , derision, diminishment.
1. ridicule ::
2. travesty ::
5. parody ::
mockeries, mockers, mockery
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Mockery? That's all you have to offer?
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 7
"including but not limited to
MOCKERY of engineering, his height,
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 18
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