Making fun of someone or something in a cruel way; derisive: he got jeers and mocking laughter as he addressed the marchers
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- In the mining district, religious zeal was often counterbalanced by a skeptical, almost mocking, attitude.
- The slow drawl was meant to be mocking.
- The ruthless scientist changed from mocking to sad.
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