mocked

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mock \Mock\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Mocked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Mocking}.] [F. moquer, of uncertain origin; cf. OD. mocken to mumble, G. mucken, OSw. mucka.]

1. To imitate; to mimic; esp., to mimic in sport, contempt, or derision; to deride by mimicry.

To see the life as lively mocked as ever Still sleep mocked death. --Shak.

Mocking marriage with a dame of France. --Shak.

2. To treat with scorn or contempt; to deride.

Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud. --1 Kings xviii. 27.

Let not ambition mock their useful toil. --Gray.

3. To disappoint the hopes of; to deceive; to tantalize; as, to mock expectation.

Thou hast mocked me, and told me lies. --Judg. xvi. 13.

He will not . . . Mock us with his blest sight, then snatch him hence. --Milton.

Syn: To deride; ridicule; taunt; jeer; tantalize; disappoint. See {Deride}.

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