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Spanish translation of “jeer”

jeer

verb /dʒiə/
to shout at or laugh at rudely or mockingly
abuchear
He was jeered as he tried to speak to the crowds.
(with at) to make fun of (someone) rudely
burlarse, mofarse
He’s always jeering at her stupidity.
jeering adjective mocking or scornful
burlón
a jeering crowd.
jeeringly adverb
burlonamente
(Definition of jeer from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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