Jeeringly
Jeering Jeer"ing, a. Mocking; scoffing. -- n. A mocking utterance. -- {Jeer"ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • jeeringly — adverb see jeer I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • jeeringly — See jeerer. * * * …   Universalium

  • jeeringly — adverb in a jeering manner …   Wiktionary

  • jeeringly — adv. mockingly, derisively, insultingly, sneeringly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jeeringly — jeer·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • jeeringly — adverb in a disrespectful jeering manner • Syn: ↑mockingly, ↑gibingly • Derived from adjective: ↑mocking (for: ↑mockingly), ↑jeering …   Useful english dictionary

  • gibingly — adverb in a disrespectful jeering manner • Syn: ↑jeeringly, ↑mockingly • Derived from adjective: ↑mocking (for: ↑mockingly), ↑jeering (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mockingly — adverb 1. in a disrespectful and mocking manner Sorry, she repeated derisively • Syn: ↑derisively, ↑scoffingly, ↑derisorily • Derived from adjective: ↑mocking, ↑derisive ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • jeer — I. verb Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1561 intransitive verb to speak or cry out with derision or mockery transitive verb to deride with jeers ; taunt Synonyms: see scoff • jeerer noun • jeeringly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 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

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