Ridicule

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Definition

to ridicule someone: to make fun of someone, to mock someone
verb
The other children always ridiculed little Icarus. They mocked him all the time because he had very big feet.

ridiculous: absurd, farcical, laughable, silly
adjective

Examples

  • "Brent : That is completely ridiculous Enriqué."
  • "Voice : No, those are just ridiculous stereotypes."
  • "You have got to change that ridiculous message."
  • "Congratulations, it will be a pleasure to transform your ridiculous dreams into a disturbing reality."
  • "Jean : Madam, your accent is ridiculous."
  • "I got in touch with several different business travel agencies, which ranged from the sublime to the ridiculous."
  • "Bruno : Danica, your testimony here today was one of the most ridiculous things I've ever heard in my life."
  • "Philip : Well, that seems highly improbable, even ridiculous."
  • "I mean, that's just ridiculous."
  • "Carlos : Ridiculous!"

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