"mock" Definition


  1. v. t. To imitate; to mimic; esp., to mimic in sport, contempt, or derision; to deride by mimicry.
  2. v. t. To treat with scorn or contempt; to deride.
  3. v. t. To disappoint the hopes of; to deceive; to tantalize; as, to mock expectation.
  4. v. i. To make sport contempt or in jest; to speak in a scornful or jeering manner.
  5. n. An act of ridicule or derision; a scornful or contemptuous act or speech; a sneer; a jibe; a jeer.
  6. n. Imitation; mimicry.
  7. a. Imitating reality, but not real; false; counterfeit; assumed; sham.

Dictionary Stats for "mock"

Position in dictionary: 62956 of 111710 words.
Word Types: v. t., v. t., v. t., v. i., n., n., a.,
Words that start with mock: 15
Words that end with mock: 10
Words that contain mock: 30
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Definition of mock

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "mock". The definition of the word "mock" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "mock", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.