Significado de “mockery” - Diccionario inglés

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mockery en inglés británico

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mockerynoun

uk /ˈmɒk.ər.i/ us /ˈmɑː.kɚ.i/

[ U ] the act of mocking someone or something:

Bill's mockery of his dad was cruel, but it made us laugh.

[ S ] an action or event that seems stupid and without value :

The trial was a mockery - the judge had decided the verdict before it began.

(Definición de mockery de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

mockery en inglés americano

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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).

(Definición de mockery de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)