Carlton Cuse: No, we would have been mocked for our arrogance.
The role of the younger Fitzgeralds in the process has been mocked by Democrats.
And he mocked Limbaugh as an “entertainer” whose behavior was “incendiary” and “ugly.”
Then he mocked up two versions: one with full barrels and one with the barrels sawed off.
Philip Had No Last Name Philip was mocked at prep school for having no surname.
She mocked him with her "Meriton ideal," but she was not independent of the Meriton standard herself.
Once she was struggling for voice to speak to him, and he mocked her useless efforts.
He mocked a little; the tone was too unctuously hypocritical.
Revenge, revenge, through the body and the soul, upon Him who has mocked you!
The Hessians mocked them, told them they were all to be hung, and even went so far as to draw their swords across their throats.
early 15c., "to deceive;" mid-15c. "make fun of," from Old French mocquer "deride, jeer," of unknown origin, perhaps from Vulgar Latin *muccare "to blow the nose" (as a derisive gesture), from Latin mucus; or possibly from Middle Dutch mocken "to mumble" or Middle Low German mucken "grumble." Or perhaps simply imitative of such speech. Related: Mocked; mocking; mockingly. Replaced Old English bysmerian. Sense of "imitating," as in mockingbird and mock turtle (1763), is from notion of derisive imitation.
1540s, from mock, verb and noun. Mock-heroic is attested from 1711; mock-turtle "calf's head dressed to resemble a turtle," is from 1763; as a kind of soup from 1783.
"derisive action or speech," early 15c., from mock (v.).