A scoffing or taunting remark or shout.
To abuse vocally; taunt.
Jeered the speaker off the stage.
(nautical, in the plural) An assemblage or combination of tackles, for hoisting or lowering the yards of a ship.
To speak or shout derisively; mock.
To jeer is defined as to make fun of in a mean or mocking way.
An example of to jeer is a bully at school calling a classmate an orphan after their parents get divorced.
To make fun of (a person or thing) in a rude, sarcastic manner; mock; taunt; scoff (at)
A jeering cry or remark; sarcastic or derisive comment.
Origin of jeer
- Origin unknown
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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