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- adv. said, written or done with the intent to mock, or ridicule.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. By way of derision; in a contemptuous or mocking manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a mocking or jeering manner; with ridicule, derision, or contempt; so as to disappoint, deceive, or cheat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a disrespectful and mocking manner
- adv. in a disrespectful jeering manner
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Luz glanced over her shoulder at Raul, her expression mockingly dubious.
"Thank you for the penny!" he called mockingly after her.
'Why, not enter, barbarian?' he called mockingly, with an exaggerated gesture of invitation.
"Why not enter, barbarian?" he called mockingly, with an exaggerated gesture of invitation.
Below his rocky perch she came to a halt, her feet slightly apart in the sand, an impish twist to her lips as she called mockingly:
King Cloud.! "she called mockingly as it disappeared behind a hill.
But "-- and he drawled out the word mockingly --" but I guess if the Lord had wanted me to make a town here he would have given me a different kind of liver! "
Ingrid [turning her head, and calling mockingly upwards:]
It spread like wildfire from the corporal throughout the second-year cadets who would call mockingly for Bessom Gord to come and bless them as we were marching past them on our way to classes.
You know I treat him mockingly, that is, I compromise him and he simply stares, Yulia Mihailovna encourages it.
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