Student Thesaurus

One entry found for mockery.
Entry Word: mockery
Function: noun
Text: 1 a poor, insincere, or insulting imitation of something <the resort's Old West show for tourists is a mockery of Native American culture>
Synonyms caricature, farce, joke, parody, sham, travesty
Related Words burlesque, comedy; lampoon, takeoff; counterfeit, fake, feigning, pretense (or pretence), simulation
Near Antonyms homage, tribute
2 a person or thing that is made fun of <you won't make a mockery of me!> -- see LAUGHINGSTOCK
3 the making of unkind jokes as a way of showing one's scorn for someone or something <insulted by their mockery of his Southern mannerisms> -- see RIDICULE