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English definition of “mockers”


noun [plural]     /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.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
(Definition of mockers noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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