Sentence Examples

  • The name mocking-bird, or more frequently mock-nightingale, is in England occasionally given to some of the warblers (q.v.), especially the blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla), and the sedge-bird (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus).
  • She glanced at him with mock innocence.
  • The two young nobles, after a mock trial, were decapitated (November 1440).
  • She stomped her foot in mock exasperation.
  • "Don't mock me, Xander," she replied.