make+fun

  • 1make\ fun\ of — • make fun of • poke fun at v. phr. informal To joke about; laugh at; tease; mock. Men like to make fun of the trimmings on women s hats. James poked fun at the new pupil because her speech was not like the other pupils …

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  • 2make fun of — or poke fun at to make jokes about someone or something in an unkind way The other children made fun of her because she was always so serious …

    English dictionary

  • 3make fun of — (someone/something) to make a joke about someone or something in an unkind way. At first the kids made fun of her because she spoke with a Dutch accent …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 4make fun of — ► make fun of tease or laugh at in a mocking way. Main Entry: ↑fun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5make fun of — index disparage, jape, jeer, mock (deride), pillory Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6make fun of — TEASE, poke fun at, chaff, rag; ridicule, mock, laugh at, taunt, jeer at, scoff at, deride; parody, lampoon, caricature, satirize; informal take the mickey out of, rib, kid, have on, pull someone s leg …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7make fun of — Synonyms and related words: be merry with, crack a joke, crack wise, deride, fleer at, fun, gibe at, grin at, hold in derision, jape, jest, joke, josh, kid, kid around, laugh at, laugh to scorn, make a funny, make fun, make game of, make merry… …

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  • 8make fun of — or[poke fun at] {v. phr.}, {informal} To joke about; laugh at; tease; mock. * /Men like to make fun of the trimmings on women s hats./ * /James poked fun at the new pupil because her speech was not like the other pupils./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 9make fun of — or[poke fun at] {v. phr.}, {informal} To joke about; laugh at; tease; mock. * /Men like to make fun of the trimmings on women s hats./ * /James poked fun at the new pupil because her speech was not like the other pupils./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 10make fun of — verb To tease, ridicule or make jokes about, generally in a manner. Please stop making fun of your sister and just help her! Syn: make sport of, poke fun, mock, deride …

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  • 11make fun — verb subject to laughter or ridicule (Freq. 3) The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday • Syn: ↑ridicule, ↑roast, ↑ …

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  • 12make fun of — tease, laugh at, poke fun at    Ko is angry because you made fun of him. You teased him …

    English idioms

  • 13make fun of — the kids who made fun of Marty were total jerks Syn: tease, poke fun at, ridicule, mock, laugh at, taunt, jeer at, scoff at, deride; parody, lampoon, caricature, satirize; informal rib, kid, have on, pull someone s leg, send up, rag on …

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  • 14make fun of — ridicule The students were making fun of the girl with the short hair …

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  • 15make fun of — tease or laugh at in a mocking or unkind way. → fun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 16make fun of — Syn: tease, poke fun at, ridicule, mock, laugh at, parody, caricature, satirize; informal take the mickey out of, send up; N.Amer.; informal goof on …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 17make fun of — phrasal to make an object of amusement or laughter ; ridicule, mock …

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  • 18make fun of — idi to make the object of ridicule; deride …

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  • 19make fun of — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. tease, embarrass, mimic; see bother 2 , ridicule …

    English dictionary for students

  • 20make fun of — jeer at, mock, joke at the expense of …

    English contemporary dictionary