Definition of mocker in English:

mocker

Line breaks: mock¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒkə
 
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noun

A person who mocks someone or something: a mocker of authority
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  • Institutions and politicians were mocked; as it turned out, many of the mockers secretly admired their targets, and the targets enjoyed the mockery.
  • And he allows himself to be mocked without taking revenge on the mocker.
  • The cynics and the mockers and the doubters can say what they like, but that's what these protests are about.

Phrases

put the mockers on

British informal
Put an end to; thwart: the firm may be putting the mockers on its Sparc-compatible business
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  • It puts the mockers on things as it was a free festival and the kids were really enjoying it.
  • Besides, were she to be momentarily diverted by anything beyond the boundaries of her own, perfect body, her insurers would soon put the mockers on it.
Bring bad luck to: someone has really put the mockers on the team
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  • ‘I hope you're not putting the mockers on him,’ Kerr uneasily joked.
  • The band broke up soon afterwards, some fans claiming she had put the mockers on the whole enterprise.
  • He added: ‘I don't want to say I have solved my problems with the track, only to put the mockers on it and have a dud meeting.’

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