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mock
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

11 uses
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Definition
making fun of

or:

not real
  • I swat at one of the little winged beasts, but it escapes and I can almost swear I hear it mocking me.
    Chapter 1 (21% in)
  • Felicity's face is mocking and hateful.
    Chapter 6 (46% in)
  • Pippa giggles in mock astonishment, and I can't help wondering what it would be like to pour that bottle right over her perfect ringlets.
    Chapter 13 (10% in)
  • Felicity holds the diary aloft in mock seriousness.
    Chapter 13 (53% in)
  • Her perfect round script is cruel and mocking.
    Chapter 14 (63% in)
  • "Oh, I agree," Felicity mocks.
    Chapter 17 (94% in)
  • She's mocking him.
    Chapter 18 (38% in)
  • Pippa screeches in mock horror but she's titillated by the very idea.
    Chapter 20 (56% in)
  • "Mademoiselle LeFarge takes this seriously, and I haven't noticed you mocking her!"
    Chapter 21 (7% in)
  • Now, you have the audacity to mock me.
    Chapter 31 (35% in)
  • We just got here," she says, mocking me.
    Chapter 36 (11% in)

There are no more uses of "mock" in A Great and Terrible Beauty.

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