toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

mockery
used in The Mill on the Floss

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
ridicule (to make fun of)

or:

something so inadequate it is ridiculous (silly)
  • "Oh, quite," said Maggie, with mock gravity.
    6.2 -- Book 6 Chapter 2 -- First Impressions (11% in)

There are no more uses of "mockery" in The Mill on the Floss.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®