mockery

mockery(
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kuh
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (ridicule)
a. la burla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The singer ignored the mockery of the people in the front row.La cantante hizo caso omiso de las burlas de las personas en la primera fila.
b. la mofa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Julio was determined to take the high road despite the constant mockery from his peers.A pesar de las mofa continuas de sus colegas, Julio se negó a rebajarse a su nivel.
2. (travesty)
a. la farsa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The teacher said that that Lionel's speech for the class about farts was a mockery.El profesor dijo que el discurso que dio Lionel ante la clase sobre los pedos fue una farsa.
b. la pantomima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The reinterpretation of Macbeth we went to see was a mockery.La reinterpretación de Macbeth que fuimos a ver fue una pantomima.
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mockery
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (ridicule)
a. la burlas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (travesty)
a. la farsa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
to make a mockery of something/somebodyponer algo/a alguien en ridículo
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mockery [ˈmɒkərɪ]
noun
1 (derision) burla (f); mofa (f)
2 (farce)
this is a mockery of justice esto es una negación de la justicia; it was a mockery of a trial fue un simulacro de juicio; to make a mockery of sth poner algo en ridículo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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