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It ridicules Pentagon claims that the problems were the product of a “few rotten apples.”

In a word, Boileau ridicules Perrault much more than he justifies Homer.

He ridicules their morals and their offices as severely as he points out their impotency to bestow happiness.

She despises children's balls, and ridicules children's rights and "Liliputian coquetry" with ribbons and feathers.

Mr. Jones ridicules the would-be reformers of London, and represents their efforts as resulting in a pitiable fiasco.

Paulo Guetta, for example, in a recent exhaustive work on the subject, ridicules the use of the old precepts.


On this page you'll find 108 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ridicules, such as: caricature, mockery, sarcasm, jeer, disdain, and satire.

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