verb (used with object), rid·i·culed, rid·i·cul·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR ridicule
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OTHER WORDS FROM ridiculerid·i·cul·er, nounself-rid·i·cule, nounun·rid·i·culed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for ridicule
This proposition Heller takes considerable pleasure in ridiculing.
Ridiculing his flimsy excuse, I kindly yet firmly asked him either to cross or vacate the ford by three o'clock that afternoon.The Outlet|Andy Adams
He revenged himself upon the nobles who had been the means of sending him away by ridiculing them and giving them nicknames.Richard II|Jacob Abbott
He is less happy or at any rate less genial in ridiculing the irregularities of the "Mossoo" in the hunting field.Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. II (of IV),--1857-1874|Charles L. Graves
I have already told how she annoyed M. le Duc de Berry by ridiculing his devotion.The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete|Duc de Saint-Simon
At first he thought his friends were ridiculing him, and said he should be defeated as he was not widely known.Lives of Poor Boys Who Became Famous|Sarah K. Bolton