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Adjective: jeering  jeer-ing
  1. Abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule
    "a jeering crowd";
    - derisive, gibelike, mocking, taunting, cynical
Noun: jeering  jeer-ing
  1. Showing your contempt by derision
    - jeer, mockery, scoff, scoffing
Verb: jeer  jeer
  1. Shout or laugh at with contempt and derision
    "The crowd jeered at the speaker";
    - scoff, flout, barrack [Brit], gibe

Derived forms: jeerings

See also: disrespectful

Type of: bait, cod [Brit, informal], derision, rag, rally, razz [N. Amer, informal], ride [N. Amer, informal], taunt, tease, twit [informal], wind up [Brit, informal]

Encyclopedia: Jeer