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mockery
British English: /ˈmɒk(ə)ri/
American English: /ˈmɑk(ə)ri/

Translation of mockery in German:

noun

  • 1 (inadequate form) See examples:be a mockery of justice/the truth
    der Gerechtigkeit/Wahrheit Dat. hohnsprechen
    [formal]
    he received only the mockery of a trial
    sein Verfahren war eine einzige Farce
  • 2 (futile action) See examples:it would be a mockery to … (be absurd)
    es wäre grotesk od. absurd, zu …
    (be impudent)
    es wäre geschmacklos od. unverschämt, zu …
  • 3no pl., no indef. art.
    (derision)
    Spott, der
  • 4
    (person or thing derided)
    make a mockery of something
    etwas zur Farce machen

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