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See definition of poke fun at on Dictionary.com
  • as inmock
  • as inparody
  • as inridicule
  • as insatirize
  • as inscoff
  • as intwit
  • as ingibe

synonyms for poke fun at

  • deride
  • insult
  • parody
  • scoff
  • scorn
  • taunt
  • tease
  • buffoon
  • burlesque
  • caricature
  • chaff
  • flout
  • hoot
  • jape
  • jeer
  • kid
  • needle
  • rally
  • rib
  • sneer
  • travesty
  • laugh at
  • make fun of
  • show contempt
  • thumb nose at
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antonyms for poke fun at

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  • compliment
  • flatter
  • praise
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  • tell truth
  • approve
  • flatter
  • praise
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How to use poke fun at in a sentence

There'll be heaps uh fun in the Cypress Hills country when they get t' runnin' the whisky-jacks out.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Gottschal knew perfectly well what was wanting, but he wished to have a little fun out of the matter.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
We had our fun, and cleared besides a profit of nearly four pounds sterling.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
At lunch he was the greatest possible fun, bubbling over with jokes and witty sallies.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Alila has still another way of fishing which is not as hard work as diving, though, after all, it is not much fun.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
I don't see anything funny in such tumbles as those, and I surely wasn't making fun of the way you sprang over that fence.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
And you used to have such fun talking to Gus; 16 I believe that you went up-stairs while he was here last night.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
She wore an old poke bonnet and carried a crooked stick, and there seemed to be a hump upon her back.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
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WORDS RELATED TO POKE FUN AT

  • deride
  • dis
  • disrespect
  • flout
  • jeer
  • make fun of
  • mock
  • poke fun at
  • scoff
  • scorn
  • sneer
  • taunt
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