OTHER WORDS FROM mockingmock·ing·ly, adverbself-mock·ing, adjectiveun·mock·ing, adjectiveun·mock·ing·ly, adverb
How to use mocking in a sentence
Parton’s schoolmates mocked her makeshift coat, then locked her in a closet.‘Dolly Parton, Songteller’ is a gold mine of little-seen photos and personal anecdotes|Allison Stewart|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
The clip posted to TikTok on Friday shows the nurse mocking the health guidelines while using audio from a scene in which the Grinch reveals his true identity to Cindy Lou Who.An Oregon nurse bragged on TikTok about not wearing a mask outside of work. She’s now on administrative leave.|Andrea Salcedo|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
While Barrow supporters sometimes get upset with his ribbing, Nyang says, the people he is mocking mostly enjoy it.
It was also unlike anything I have witnessed at high school and college debates and mock trial competitions.High school debates function way better than what America saw Tuesday night|jakemeth|October 1, 2020|Fortune
There’s a merino wool surfboard in the lobby, a merino wool bed in a mock bedroom, and a merino wool yoga mat on the merino wool carpeted floor.Allbirds is stepping up for the planet—by treading lightly on it|sheilamarikar|September 21, 2020|Fortune
He stood, upset that she used his nickname mockingly, to hurt him.Short Stories from The Daily Beast: Four Hundred Grand|Elliot Ackerman|July 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Leap ahead eight more years, and there is Richard Nixon on Laugh-In asking self-mockingly, "Sock it to ME?"
Poles are eyed by Arabs (0:17), and in turn mockingly call Russians “gefilte fish with sugar” (1:06).
“Nothing would make us prouder than to have more Tonys than any other show on Broadway,” the producers mockingly said.The Tony Awards Are About a Lot More Than Theatrical Excellence|Janice Kaplan|June 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In my dreams again and again an indefinable shadow mockingly comes and cries to me, he is not to be yours, he is to be mine.The Fifth String |John Philip Sousa
The first speaker, a Spanish officer, laughed mockingly as he uttered this apology.Young Glory and the Spanish Cruiser|Walter Fenton Mott
Asa laughed mockingly, and Abner took a threatening step toward him, but Mary touched his arm again.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
George did not as usual caress her, but he asked her mockingly, "if her hair had commenced coming out!"The English Orphans|Mary Jane Holmes
Her thoughts ceased, however, when she saw Chavis grin at her, mockingly.The Range Boss|Charles Alden Seltzer