Ridiculer
Ridiculer \Rid"i*cu`ler\, n. One who ridicules. [1913 Webster]

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  • ridiculer — noun see ridicule II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ridiculer — See ridicule. * * * …   Universalium

  • ridiculer — noun One who ridicules …   Wiktionary

  • ridiculer — rid·i·cul·er …   English syllables

  • ridiculer — noun a humorist who uses ridicule and irony and sarcasm • Syn: ↑satirist, ↑ironist • Derivationally related forms: ↑ridicule, ↑irony (for: ↑ironist), ↑satire ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • ridicule — ridiculer, n. /rid i kyoohl /, n., v., ridiculed, ridiculing. n. 1. speech or action intended to cause contemptuous laughter at a person or thing; derision. v.t. 2. to deride; make fun of. [1665 75; < L ridiculum a joke, equiv. to rid(ere) to… …   Universalium

  • ridicule — I. noun Etymology: French or Latin; French, from Latin ridiculum jest Date: 1690 the act of ridiculing ; derision, mockery II. transitive verb ( culed; culing) Date: circa 1700 to make fun of • ridiculer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ridiculiser — [ ridikylize ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • 1666 ; de ridicule ♦ Rendre ridicule, tourner en ridicule. ⇒ bafouer, caricaturer, chansonner, moquer, railler. « Jamais artiste ne fut plus ridiculisé » (Baudelaire). (Sujet chose) Cette réponse l a… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • parodist — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. cartoonist, humorist, satirist, author, caricaturist, poetaster, ridiculer; see also critic 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • jeerer — n. Scoffer, scorner, mocker, railer, ridiculer, derider, despiser …   New dictionary of synonyms

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