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Ridicule and Mockery

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amritpalmittal's version from 2016-07-13 16:29

Section 1

Question Answer
Derideto laugh at someone or something in a way that shows you think they are stupid or of no value:
Disparageto criticize someone or something in a way that shows you do not respect or value him, her, or it:
AspersionA false or misleading charge meant to harm someone's reputation
Gibe/Jibean insulting remark intended to make someone look foolish:
Pilloryto severely criticize someone, especially in a public way:
Jeerto laugh or shout insults at someone to show you have no respect for them:
Scoffto laugh and speak about a person or idea in a way that shows that you think they are stupid or silly:
Raillery/chaffjoking or laughing at someone in a friendly way, banter
Sneerto talk about or look at someone or something in an unkind way that shows you do not respect or approve of him, her, or it:
Derogateto talk about or treat someone or something in a way that shows you do not respect him, her, or it
Denigrateto say that someone or something is not good or important:
Contemna strong feeling of lack of respect for someone or something:
VilipendTo treat as little worth or account
Relegateto put someone or something into a lower or less important rank or position
Vilifyto say or write unpleasant things about someone or something, in order to cause other people to have a bad opinion of them
Calumnya statement about someone that is not true and is intended to damage the reputation of that person
Travestysomething that fails to represent the values and qualities that it is intended to represent, in a way that is shocking or offensive
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Section 2

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