Meaning of “mockery” in the English Dictionary

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"mockery" in British English

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mockerynoun

uk /ˈmɒk.ər.i/ us /ˈmɑː.kɚ.i/

(Definition of “mockery” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mockery" in American English

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mockerynoun [ U ]

us /ˈmɑk·ər·i/

mockery noun [ U ] (INSULT)

unkind, critical remarks or actions, or something so foolish that it can be easily criticized:

The renewed fighting made a mockery of the peace agreement (= made it look ridiculous).

(Definition of “mockery” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)