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synonyms for sneered

  • belittle
  • deride
  • grin
  • jeer
  • scoff
  • taunt
  • affront
  • burlesque
  • caricature
  • crack
  • decry
  • detract
  • disdain
  • disparage
  • dump
  • fleer
  • flout
  • gibe
  • gird
  • insult
  • jest
  • lampoon
  • leer
  • rally
  • ridicule
  • satirize
  • scorn
  • slam
  • slight
  • smile
  • snigger
  • swipe
  • travesty
  • twit
  • underrate
  • curl one's lip at
  • give Bronx cheer
  • hold in contempt
  • hold up to ridicule
  • laugh at
  • look down on
  • put down
  • quip at
  • rank out
  • sneeze at
  • sniff at
  • turn up one's nose

antonyms for sneered

MOST RELEVANT
  • compliment
  • praise
  • admire
  • applaud
  • approve
  • commend
  • flatter
  • laud
  • respect
  • weaken
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"It was by Marius's contrivance that he was placed sentry over the girl," he heard her tell Fortunio, and he thought she sneered.
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“Going to dig over the whole cellar, I suppose,” sneered the other, and clenched his fists nervously.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
"Yes; all men that run chances have their superstitions, and they're not to be sneered at," replied Crozier thoughtfully.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Julian sneered, but sneered in vain, and at last ceased to try and tempt Digby to join him in his malpractices.
DIGBY HEATHCOTEW.H.G. KINGSTON
"Talk of that after midnight," sneered Burlingame desperately as the door was opened for him by Crozier.
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"Well, sonny, I hope you will sleep soundly and well after saying your prayers like the goodest of little boys," sneered Hunt.
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She had sat and listened for two mortal hours while her idol defiled himself and sneered away his godhead.
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"Probably you two gentlemen think you have cleared yourselves," sneered the orator.
UNCLE SAM'S BOYS AS LIEUTENANTSH. IRVING HANCOCK
He treated Grafton with extreme coldness, and Camden, who had sneered at him in his absence, at once followed his lead.
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