mockery: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (mok'u-rē), [key]
— pl. -er•ies.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
- ridicule, contempt, or derision.
- a derisive, imitative action or speech.
- a subject or occasion of derision.
- an imitation, esp. of a ridiculous or unsatisfactory kind.
- a mocking pretense; travesty: a mockery of justice.
- something absurdly or offensively inadequate or unfitting.