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English definition of “jeer”

jeer

verb [I/T]    /dʒɪər/
to laugh or shout insults at someone; to ridicule : [I] Striking workers jeered at those who crossed the picket line . jeer    /dʒɪər/ noun [C] a shouted insult or laughter ridiculing someone: We were surprised to hear jeers from our own fans .
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