Part of speech:
To hold up to scorn or contempt; ridicule
To laugh at in contempt or scorn; make fun of; ridicule
To abuse vocally; taunt:
To make seem little, less important, etc.; speak slightingly of; depreciate
To express disapproval.
To view with contempt; despise.
To dislike intensely; loathe:
To take in and absorb as food:
To devour in greedy gulps.
To devour greedily.
To change the course of a ship so that the sails shift thus
To affect in a specified way by striking hard:
To tease, ridicule, deride, heckle, etc.
To expose to ridicule; make fun of.
To utter with a sneer or in a sneering manner
To move, put, carry, or convey surreptitiously or stealthily (in, into, from, away, etc.)
To drive or provoke (a person) by taunting
To indulge in teasing
To deride with taunting remarks.
To make witty or amusing remarks.
To say with a laugh:
To observe and evaluate (a talented person), as for possible hiring.
To taunt, ridicule, or tease, especially for embarrassing mistakes or faults:
(Now Rare) To look at, often specif., inquisitively, teasingly, etc.
(Med.) Damage or injury to tissues or organs of the body
A person or thing receiving or deserving ridicule
(Australian) To shout support for a team.
To swallow up; engulf
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