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mockery
Used In
Lord of the Flies
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  • Ralph heard the mockery and hated Jack.
  • The sound of mock hunting, hysterical laughter and real terror came from the beach.
  • Presently they were all jabbing at Robert who made mock rushes.
  • Robert squealed in mock terror, then in real pain.

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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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