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English definition of “mockers”

mockers

noun [plural] uk   /ˈmɒk.əz/ us    /ˈmɑː.kɚz/ UK informal
put the mockers on sth old-fashioned to spoil something or stop it from happening: It rained, so that rather put the mockers on the barbecue.
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