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mockery
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Brave New World
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  • "They say, they say," mocked Lenina.
  • The mockery made him feel an outsider; and feeling an outsider he behaved like one, which increased the prejudice against him and intensified the contempt and hostility aroused by his physical defects.
  • The singing words mocked him derisively.
  • They had mocked him through his misery and remorse, mocked him with how hideous a note of cynical derision!
  • They had mocked him through his misery and remorse, mocked him with how hideous a note of cynical derision!

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  • I will not permit the defendant to make a mockery of this trial.
  • Abuses at Abu Ghraib made a mockery of American idealism.

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