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Ridicule

Antonyms for ridicule:

love, approve, respect.

Synonyms for ridicule:

Sense 1

smile at, twit, cartoon, Fleer, stultify.

Sense 2

farce, depreciate, reverence.

Sense 3

quiz, laugh, take off.

Sense 5

little.

Sense 7

light.

bait

heckle.

banter

mock.

denigrate

sell short.

heckle

heckle.

hiss

catcall.

insult

dig.

mimic

satirize.

mock

flout.

taunt

tease.

tease

make fun of, make sport of.

travesty

parody.

Other synonyms and related words:

depreciate, blackguard, light, farce, heckle, Fleer, clapperclaw, abuse, stultify, catcall, twit, quiz, little, banter, raillery, laugh at, parody, smile at, jest at, badinage, jeering, satire, cartoon, rib, make sport of, make fun of, flout, satirize, mortify, shout, laugh, take off, sarcasm, make fun, poke fun, dig, chaff, guy, tease.

Sense 1 (noun)

laugh.

banter (noun)

raillery.

contempt (noun)

renouncement, disparagement, disesteem, contumacy, disfavor, antipathy, Hauteur, disdain, invective.

contemptuous laughter at someone or something (noun)

dig, raillery, caricature, rib, scorn, travesty, banter, razz, disdain, mockery, sarcasm, parody, contempt, derision, taunt, roast, jeer, irony, farce, gibe, disparagement, satire, sneer, burlesque, chaff, badinage.

derision (noun)

Fleer, parody, farce, twit, flout.

disrespect (noun)

irreverence.

protest (noun)

lamentation, grievance, complaint, scold, objection, detraction.

ridicule (noun)

derision, scorn, rib, indignity, denigration, flippancy, irreverence, contempt, jesting, disgrace, joke, irony, fun, travesty, caricature, taunt, roast, abasement burlesque, mockery, blackguard, make fun, insult, jest at, guy, laugh at, deprecation, shame, poke fun, humiliation, sneering.

make contemptuous fun of something or someone (verb)

humiliate, rag, scoff, expose, twit, mimic, quiz, kid, make fun of, Fleer, laugh at, deride, show up, mock, ride, cartoon, satirize.

protest (verb)

complain, protest, detract, grouch, lament, object, deplore, disparage.

ridicule (verb)

deride, mimic, rag, deprecate, ride, jeer, kid, gibe, sneer, scoff, humiliate, denigrate, razz, jest, mock, burlesque, quip.

shame (verb)

dishonor, ostracize, debunk, stigmatize, discomfit, vilify, expose, malign, mortify, show up, pillory, scandalize.

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