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mockery
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Harry looked mockingly all around the shop.
  • "Bellatrix," he replied, his thin mouth curling into a slightly mocking smile as he closed the door with a snap behind them.
  • The beautiful weather seemed to mock them; Harry could imagine how it would have been if Durnbledore had not died, and they had had this time together at the very end of the year, Ginny’s examinations finished, the pressure of homework lifted and hour by hour, he put off saying the thing that he knew he must say, doing what he knew it was right to do, because it was too hard to forgo his best source of comfort.

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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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