transitive verb Date: 1607 archaic mock

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bemock — Be*mock , v. t. To mock; to ridicule. [1913 Webster] Bemock the modest moon. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bemock — index disparage, jape Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • bemock — /bi mok /, v.t. to mock or jeer at (something or someone): to bemock a trusting heart. [1600 10; BE + MOCK] * * * …   Universalium

  • bemock — verb To ridicule or mock …   Wiktionary

  • bemock — be·mock …   English syllables

  • bemock — verb treat with contempt The new constitution mocks all democratic principles • Syn: ↑mock • Derivationally related forms: ↑mocker (for: ↑mock), ↑mockery (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • disparage — I verb affront, asperse, be insolent, be rude, belittle, bemock, besmear, bespatter, blacken, blot, bring reproach upon, calumniate, cavil, censure, cheapen, condemn, contemn, criticize, debase, decry, defame, deflate, degrade, denigrate,… …   Law dictionary

  • jape — verb bemock, burlesque, caricature, chaff, flout, fool, gibe at, imitate insultingly, jeer, jest, joke, lampoon, laugh at, make fun of, mimic, mock, parody, play tricks upon, poke fun at, ridicule, satirize, scoff, taunt, tease, travesty, twit… …   Law dictionary

  • ridicule — n 1. derision, mockery, mimicry; satire, black humor, lampoon, sarcasm, irony, cynicism; burlesque, travesty, parody, farce, take off, caricature, skit, squib; raillery, banter, chaff, badinage, persiflage, sport, joke; ribbing, teasing, making… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • do by — verb interact in a certain way (Freq. 1) Do right by her Treat him with caution, please Handle the press reporters gently • Syn: ↑treat, ↑handle • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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