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  • 1 ridiculing — index cynical, disdainful Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Ridiculing — Ridicule Rid i*cule, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ridiculed};p. pr. & vb. n. {Ridiculing}.] To laugh at mockingly or disparagingly; to awaken ridicule toward or respecting. [1913 Webster] I ve known the young, who ridiculed his rage. Goldsmith. [1913… …

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  • 3 ridiculing — adjective In a manner intended to ridicule …

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  • 4 ridiculing — Synonyms and related words: abusive, aweless, back biting, bantering, belittling, bitchy, blackening, blameful, booing, calumniatory, calumnious, catcalling, catty, censorious, chaffing, condemnatory, contemptuous, contumelious, damnatory,… …

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  • 5 ridiculing — rid·i·cule || rɪdɪkjuːl n. mockery, derision, scorn v. scorn, mock, deride, tease …

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  • 6 Al Franken — Infobox Congressional Candidate name = Al Franken caption = nominee = U.S. Senator from Minnesota (2008 election) incumbent = Norm Coleman opponent = Norm Coleman Dean Barkley birth date = birth date and age|1951|5|21 birth place = New York, New… …

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  • 8 ridicule — [rid′i kyo͞ol΄] n. [Fr < L ridiculum, a jest, laughable (thing), neut. of ridiculus, laughable, comical < ridere, to laugh < IE * wrizd , to avert the face (> Sans vrīda, embarrassment) < base * wer , to turn] 1. a) the act of… …

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  • 9 sarcastic — adjective Date: 1695 1. having the character of sarcasm < sarcastic criticism > 2. given to the use of sarcasm ; caustic < a sarcastic critic > • sarcastically adverb Synonyms: sarcastic, satiric …

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  • 10 Beyond the Fringe — was a British comedy stage revue written and performed by Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Alan Bennett, and Jonathan Miller. It played in Britain s West End and on New York s Broadway in the early 1960s, and is widely regarded as seminal to the rise of …

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  • 11 Sydney Smith — This article is about the English writer Sydney Smith.Sydney Smith (June 3, 1771, Woodford, Essex, England – February 22, 1845 London), was an English writer and AnglicanFact|date=July 2008 clergyman.LifeSydney was the son of merchant Robert… …

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  • 13 Mohamed Elmasry — (Arabic: محمد المصري‎) (born December 24, 1943) is a Canadian engineering professor, imam, and has been a leader in the Canadian Muslim community.[1] He was born in Cairo, Egypt and received his Bachelor of Science in 1965 from Cairo University.… …

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  • 14 Leningrad (band) — Leningrad Leningrad performing in 2007. Shnurov (left) and Baretsky Background information Also known as Gruppirovka Leningrad Origin …

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  • 15 Southern Renaissance — The Southern Renaissance (also known as Southern Renascence) [Tate, Allen, The New Provincialism , 1945] was the reinvigoration of American Southern literature that began in the 1920s and 1930s with the appearance of writers such as William… …

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  • 16 Micah Hawkins — (January 1, 1777 – July 29, 1825) was an American poet, playwright, and composer, largely of music for theater, who also operated a New York City tavern and grocery store. He was born in Head of the Harbor, New York and moved to New York City in… …

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  • 17 Canadian Islamic Congress — The Canadian Islamic Congress (CIC) refers to itself as Canada s largest national non profit and wholly independent Islamic organizationcite web url = http://www.canadianislamiccongress.com/cicfacts.php title = Facts about the CIC accessdate =… …

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  • 18 List of Spider-Man enemies — Spider Man has one of the best known rogues galleries in comics, in part because he has been the featured character in more individual titles ( Amazing Spider Man , Spectacular Spider Man , Marvel Team Up , Web of Spider Man , Friendly… …

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  • 19 Islamic arts — Visual, literary, and performing arts of the populations that adopted Islam from the 7th century. Islamic visual arts are decorative, colourful, and, in religious art, nonrepresentational; the characteristic Islamic decoration is the arabesque.… …

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  • 20 derisive — adjective /dɪˈɹaɪ.sɪv/ a) Expressing or characterized by derision; mocking; ridiculing. The critics review of the film was derisive. b) Deserving or provoking derision or ridicule. The plot of the film was so derisive that the audience began to… …

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