Jeer At Adjective Synonyms
mock, laugh or scoff or sneer (at), flout, deride, ridicule, make fun of, thumb one's nose at, gibe or jibe, chaff, decry, twit, taunt, rag, bullyrag, roast, cock a snook at, barrack, knock
Don't jeer at aromatherapy till you've tried it.
Entertainment / Literature / Palatal Dipthongization: A sound change in which either the ash or the /e/ sound in Old English words became a diphthong when preceded by palatal consonants. For instance, Modern English cheese comes from Old English ciese, w MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Palatal: In linguistics, any sound involving the hard palate--especially the tongue touching or moving toward the hard palate. MORE
Business / Agriculture / Packer Concentration: The degree to which a few large firms dominate total sales within segments of the meat packing industry, which, some farmers and other critics contend, can cause or at least contribute to lower prices MORE
Business / Finance / Pac-Man Strategy: Takeover defense strategy in which the prospective acquiree retaliates against the acquirer's tender offer by launching its own tender offer for the other firm. MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Palatalization: In linguistics, the process of making a sound more palatal--i.e., moving the blade of the tongue closer to the hard palate. MORE