There are no jeering yoga moms in the bleachers, nor any post-demonstration rumbles in the parking lot.
Cheering and jeering at the television an average of 5.3 hours per day was associated, however, with a higher risk of obesity.
When it was my turn with him, he gave me a thin-lipped smile, like he was jeering.
Alastair Beach reports from Cairo and talks to the jeering crowds outside.
Without the cheering and jeering crowds to whip him up, Newt was oddly subdued.
I am far from jeering; it's simply that I'm sick of talking like this.
He did not lack courage to laugh back into the faces of the jeering multitude.
We went back over the same road we came, and had again to run the gauntlet of insulting and jeering mobs.
A burst of jeering laughter greeted this, for he had told it many times.
He was a fault-finding fellow, and went about jeering at most men.
1550s, gyr, "to deride, to mock," of uncertain origin; perhaps from Dutch gieren "to cry or roar," or German scheren "to plague, vex," literally "to shear." OED finds the suggestion that it is an ironical use of cheer "plausible and phonetically feasible, ... but ... beyond existing evidence." Related: Jeered; jeering.
1620s, from jeer (v.).