jeeringly


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jeer

 (jîr)
v. jeered, jeer·ing, jeers
v.intr.
To speak or shout derisively; mock.
v.tr.
To abuse vocally; taunt: jeered the speaker off the stage.
n.
A scoffing or taunting remark or shout.

[Origin unknown.]

jeer′er n.
jeer′ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.jeeringly - in a disrespectful jeering mannerjeeringly - in a disrespectful jeering manner  
Translations
بِسُخرِيَه، باسْتِهْزاء
posměšně
hånligt
háîslega
alay ederek

jeeringly

adv laugh, remark, smilehöhnisch

jeer

(dʒiə) verb
1. to shout at or laugh at rudely or mockingly. He was jeered as he tried to speak to the crowds.
2. (with at) to make fun of (someone) rudely. He's always jeering at her stupidity.
noun
a rude or mocking shout. the jeers and boos of the audience.
ˈjeering adjective
mocking or scornful.
ˈjeeringly adverb
References in classic literature ?
There's none can save you now, missy," Mullins hissed jeeringly.
Bad form," he cried jeeringly, and went content to the crocodile.
The sea had jeeringly kept his finite body up, but drowned the infinite of his soul.
The latter, whenever he wished to be merry, used jeeringly to ask Lady Gaunt why her father had not come to see her.
The wind sweeps jeeringly over Father, whips him with the frayed ends of his dress and his jagged hair, tries to turn him where he lies stark on his back, and force his face towards the rising sun, that he may be shamed the more.
Meanwhile he continued to sit and stare jeeringly at me.
It was a first for the area jeeringly known as "across the bridge," and its success led to a wildly popular sophomore effort, bar No.
Indeed, All's Lost prefigures Witch in drawing attention to the lack of a polite word for such a woman: the rape victim's jailer jeeringly calls her "my little (what shall I call thee) / For it is now doubtfull what thou art; being neither / Maide, wife, nor (saving your reverence) widow" (3.
Always a proud day when they come of age,' Shere Khan says jeeringly.
The show highlighted the temporal, physical, and symbolic proximity of these two midcentury witch hunts, during which "Communist" and "homosexual" were jeeringly whispered in the same malevolent breath by feckless demagogues toeing the McCarthy line.
Referring to the statements and social media posts of the accused, the court observed that they were not only insulting, but jeeringly taunting and provocative in nature.
These endeavors proved to be interrelated for the newly installed junta--, as the regime took control of the various industries that had been previously nationalized under the socialist government of Salvador Allende, it effectively outlawed debate, discussion, and dissent, which were jeeringly referred to as "politics.