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ridicule

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  • nouncontemptuous laughter at someone or something
  • verbmake contemptuous fun of something or someone
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Synonyms for ridicule

noun contemptuous laughter at someone or something

Antonyms for ridicule

  • admiration
  • approval
  • compliment
  • flattery
  • love
  • praise
  • respect
  • commendation

More words related to ridicule

banter

noun. teasing
  • badinage
  • chaff
  • chaffing
  • chitchat
  • derision
  • dissing
  • exchange
  • fun
  • gossip
  • jeering
  • jesting
  • joking
  • joshing
  • kidding
  • mockery
  • persiflage
  • play
  • raillery
  • repartee
  • ribbing
  • ridicule
  • small talk

banter

verb. tease

bantering

verb. tease

belittlement

noun. act of belittling

caricature

noun. exaggerated description in writing, drawing

contempt

noun. disdain, disrespect
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