verb (used with object), heck·led, heck·ling.
Words nearby heckle
Origin of heckle
OTHER WORDS FROM heckleheck·ler, noun
Examples from the Web for heckler
But then in 2011 he weaponized comedy, slicing and dicing his political rivals in the same way a comedian deals with a heckler.Obama Will Weaponize Comedy at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner|Dean Obeidallah|May 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Glaser says attacking the audience is off-limits, though she did call a heckler a “c--t” once.What Women Comedians Want: Yael Kohen’s ‘We Killed’|Allison Yarrow|October 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“You can hold your own rally,” the president told the heckler.Daily Caller Reporter, Wilson’s ‘You Lie!’ & More Obama Hecklers (VIDEO)|Jake Heller|June 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He got a huge reaction, which could not have discouraged him from taking on a heckler at a Meg Whitman event a few days later.
He had to repeat the line twice because the heckler all but drowned him out.
As a heckler he was something fearsome; they had to seat him on the platform for to keep him quiet.What Every Woman Knows|James M. Barrie
Then the bearded attorney, whose fame was secure as a heckler of witnesses, rose dramatically from his chair.The Tempering|Charles Neville Buck
Homer Crawford drifted away again before the heckler recovered.Black Man's Burden|Dallas McCord Reynolds
In 1654 the spire was destroyed by lightning; the skilful architect Heckler was obliged to rebuild it sixty five feet high.
He was a stout man, dressed in a dark jacket, and had the appearance of a heckler.The Great North Road: London to York|Charles G. Harper