verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
- a hard pattern representing the surface of a plate with a warped form, upon which the plate is beaten to shape after furnacing.
- bed (def. 23).
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Customers nonetheless took to Twitter to vent about the latest delays, and mock Robinhood’s performance.Robinhood app stumbles amid surge in Apple, Tesla trading volume|Jeff|September 1, 2020|Fortune
It was transformed into a “mock marketplace… with everything from Andy Warhol shopping bags screen printed with Campbell’s Soup cans, to Tom Wesselman plastic turkeys to illustrate the ideals of the American consumption,” she says.
Four months after NASA chose three teams as finalists, one of the teams, led by Jeff Bezos’ rocket company Blue Origin, on Thursday delivered a 40-foot tall mock-up lander to the space agency for testing.
Locals wound up crowding the park and shouting obscenities and mocking officials.Morning Report: Rural Districts Still Scrambling to Prepare for Online Learning|Voice of San Diego|August 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Thompson mocked up multiple versions and tested how people interpreted them with help from the Science News staff plus some college roommates.
She jumps on his back, mock-choking him and covering his eyes.Sia and Shia LaBeouf’s Pedophilia Nontroversy Over ‘Elastic Heart’|Marlow Stern|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Satirists are reliant ultimately on the very establishment they mock.
He's so white he's almost mock-white, and so are his jerky, long-necked, mechanical-man movements.The Stacks: Pauline Kael's Talking Heads Obsession|Pauline Kael|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Arab standup comics, and even an Iraqi TV show, regularly mock ISIS mercilessly.
Dogs were used in the interrogations, and the accused were subjected to mock executions.
For others life is but a foolish leisure with mock activities and mimic avocations to mask its uselessness.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Now men laughed at him, pointed to him with their fingers, and made their children mock and hoot the penniless insolvent.
Gone, too, is the hamlet of Garratt, whose mock elections of a Mayor caused such convivial excitement a century ago.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
Even the mock hero, the good young man who tries to raise himself, has something comic in him.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Dispense with ornaments altogether rather than wear mock jewelry.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley