jeer

Definitions:

  • To speak or shout derisively; mock.
  • To abuse vocally; taunt.
  • A scoffing or taunting remark or shout.
  • <em>Nautical</em>, tackle for hoisting or lowering the lower yards of a man-of-war: usually in the plural.
  • To make a mock of some person or thing; scoff: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="jeer">jeer</internalXref> at one in sport.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> <em>Gibe</em>, <em>Scoff</em>, etc. See <internalXref urlencoded="sneer">sneer</internalXref>.
  • To treat with scoffs or derision; make a mock of; deride; flout.
  • A scoff; a taunt; a flout; a gibe; a mock.
  • A huff; a pet.
  • To treat with scoffs or derision; to address with jeers; to taunt; to flout; to mock at.
  • To utter sarcastic or scoffing reflections; to speak with mockery or derision; to use taunting language; to scoff.
  • A gear; a tackle.
  • An assemblage or combination of tackles, for hoisting or lowering the lower yards of a ship.
  • an extra capstan usually placed between the foremast and mainmast.
  • A railing remark or reflection; a scoff; a taunt; a biting jest; a flout; a jibe; mockery.
  • A <xref>gear</xref>; a <xref>tackle</xref>.
  • An assemblage or combination of tackles, for hoisting or lowering the yards of a ship.
  • A railing <xref>remark</xref> or reflection; a <xref>scoff</xref>; a <xref>taunt</xref>; a biting <xref>jest</xref>; a <xref>flout</xref>; a <xref>jibe</xref>; <xref>mockery</xref>.
  • To utter <xref>sarcastic</xref> or mocking comments; to speak with <xref>mockery</xref> or <xref>derision</xref>; to use <xref>taunting</xref> language.
  • To <xref>mock</xref>; treat with mockery; to <xref>taunt</xref>; to <xref>flout</xref>.
  • laugh at with contempt and derision
  • showing your contempt by derision
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