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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Mockery(0.00994 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Mockery.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: showing your contempt by derision [syn: jeer, jeering, scoff,
2: a composition that imitates somebody's style in a humorous
way [syn: parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, takeoff,
burlesque, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on]
3: humorous or satirical mimicry [syn: parody, takeoff]
English → English (gcide)
Mockery \Mock"er*y\, n.; pl. Mockeries. [F. moquerie.]
1. The act of mocking, deriding, and exposing to contempt, by
mimicry, by insincere imitation, or by a false show of
earnestness; a counterfeit appearance.
It is, as the air, invulnerable,
And our vain blows malicious mockery. --Shak.
Grace at meals is now generally so performed as to
look more like a mockery upon devotion than any
solemn application of the mind to God. --Law.
And bear about the mockery of woe. --Pope.
2. Insulting or contemptuous action or speech; contemptuous
merriment; derision; ridicule.
The laughingstock of fortune's mockeries. --Spenser.
3. Subject of laughter, derision, or sport.
The cruel handling of the city whereof they made a
mockery. --2 Macc.