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  • as inkid
  • as inmake fun of

synonyms for make sport of

  • bother
  • delude
  • joke
  • pretend
  • tease
  • bamboozle
  • banter
  • beguile
  • cozen
  • dupe
  • flimflam
  • fun
  • gull
  • hoax
  • hoodwink
  • jape
  • jest
  • jolly
  • josh
  • mock
  • rag
  • razz
  • rib
  • roast
  • spoof
  • trick
  • make fun of
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    How to use make sport of in a sentence

    And to tell the truth, she couldn't help wishing he could see, so he could make the game livelier.
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    She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
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    Now this setting up of an orderly law-abiding self seems to me to imply that there are impulses which make for order.
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    Give a sweet savour, and a memorial of fine flour, and make a fat offering, and then give place to the physician.
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    Those in whom the impulse is strong and dominant are perhaps those who in later years make the good society actors.
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    It is then we make him our friend, which sets us above the envy and contempt of wicked men.
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    Terror drives you on; fate coerces you; you can't help yourself, and my delight is to make the plunge terrible.
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    The sound of my step shall make your heart jump; a look from me shall make you dumb for an hour.
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    Fanning and Wharton were to make head against the infantry and cavalry.
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    WORDS RELATED TO MAKE SPORT OF

    • bamboozle
    • banter
    • beguile
    • bother
    • cozen
    • delude
    • dupe
    • flimflam
    • fun
    • gull
    • hoax
    • hoodwink
    • jape
    • jest
    • joke
    • jolly
    • josh
    • make fun of
    • make sport of
    • mock
    • pretend
    • rag
    • razz
    • rib
    • roast
    • spoof
    • tease
    • trick
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