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Mock

Mock appears in the following tongue twister:

  • Give me the gift of a grip-top sock,
    A clip drape shipshape tip top sock.
    Not your spinslick slapstick slipshod stock,
    But a plastic, elastic grip-top sock.
    None of your fantastic slack swap slop
    From a slap dash flash cash haberdash shop.
    Not a knick knack knitlock knockneed knickerbocker sock
    With a mock-shot blob-mottled trick-ticker top clock.
    Not a supersheet seersucker rucksack sock,
    Not a spot-speckled frog-freckled cheap sheik's sock
    Off a hodge-podge moss-blotched scotch-botched block.
    Nothing slipshod drip drop flip flop or glip glop
    Tip me to a tip top grip top sock.
    (articulation warmup for actors)

Mock appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • Few quips galvanized the mock jury box. (32 letters)
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Mock appears in many palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Traci, mock comic art.
  • Parcel bare ferret up mock computer-referable crap.
  • Moor a Nixon aide – mock comedian ox – in a room.
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Video footage: Astronaut moon landing and ground crew back on Earth waiting anxiously. Mock black and white 1960's space footage of the early moon surface landings.
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Definition of the noun mock

What does mock mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: mocks

  1. the act of mocking or ridiculing
    • example: they made a mock of him
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: derision / ridicule = the act of deriding or treating with contempt

Alternative definition of the noun mock

noun

  1. An imitation, usually with the connotation that it's one of lesser quality.
  2. Mockery, the act of mocking.
  3. A practice exam set by an educating institution to prepare students for an important exam.

Definition of the adjective mock

What does mock mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: mocker |

  1. constituting a copy or imitation of something

Alternative definition of the adjective mock

adjective

  1. imitation, not genuine. (mock turtle soup, mock leather); fake

Definition of the verb mock

What does mock mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: mocked | mocking | mocks

  1. treat with contempt
  2. imitate with mockery and derision
    • example: The children mocked their handicapped classmate
    • lexical domain: Communication - verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing
    • more generic words: copy / imitate / simulate = reproduce someone's behavior or looks
    • more specific words:

Alternative definition of the verb mock

verb

  1. To mimic, to simulate.
  2. To make fun of by mimicking, to taunt.
  3. To tantalise, and disappoint (the hopes of).

Person

Who is Mock?

Mock a.k.a. Nattanun Jantarawetch is an actress.

Groups

  1. Mock is a shoegaze band.
    • album: "Skyryder EP"
  2. Mock is a musical group.
    • album: "Mock"

There are other groups with in their name, like Mock & Toof, Mock Orange, Mock-Orange, Andreas Mock, Mock Turtles, The Mock Heroic and The Mock Turtles.

Music

"Mock" is a musical album of Mock.

  • released on (7 years ago)

Place

Mock a.k.a. Mock, California: Mock is an unincorporated community in Inyo County, California. It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 7.25 miles south of New York Butte, at an elevation of 3642 feet.

Phrases with Mock

  1. mock up
  2. mock-up
  3. mock sun
  4. Mock Exam
  5. Mock Azalea
  6. mock azalia
  7. Mock Locust
  8. mock orange
  9. mock privet
  10. mock-heroic
  11. Mock-Orange
  12. Mock Cypress
  13. Mock Parsley
  14. Mock Vervain
  15. Mock Bluestem
  16. Mock Buckthorn
  17. Mock Dandelion
  18. Mock Fanpetals
  19. Mock Goldenrod
  20. Mock Stonecrop

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mock

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Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms (2008)

by Chris Baldick

Mock epics incidentally make fun of the elaborate conventions of epic poetry, including *invocations, battles, supernatural *machinery, *epic similes, and * formulaic descriptions (e.g. of funeral rites or of warriors arming for combat).

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge (1806)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

The mock astrologer, El astrologo fingido. Dr/dm. — Tiiat superior greatness and mod majesty, which is ascribed to the prince of fallen angels, is admirably preserved, Sped. (».)• Mock. n.s. Ifrom the verb.l 1. Ridicule ; act of contempt, fleer 5 ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

* Mock. /. [from the verb.] 1. Ridicule j act of contempt, fleer ; sneer ; gibe ; flirt. — Tell the pleasant prince this mock of ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Fools make a mock at sin. Ptov. xiv. 9. Of the holy place they made a mockery. 2 Mac. viii. 17. The forlorn maiden whom your eyes have seen, The laughing-stock of fortune's mockeries, And the only daughter of a king and queen .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

Scott Elias, Cary Mock. Research by DiLabio and Shilts (1979) on debris dispersal by modern glaciers has demonstrated that head and tail zones are identifiable in the lateral moraines of glaciers crossing from one bedrock type to another.

Google previewThe Complete Illustrated Stitch Encyclopedia (2004)

by Bookspan

Mock smocking is very decorative, and it's deceptively simple to work. It resembles true smocking, but is worked on flat evenweave instead of gathered non-evenweave fabric. On clothing, it can be used to decorate yokes, bodices, and cuffs; ...

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Quotes about Mock

My childhood was not aware that
My adulthood would later mock at it.
My adulthood was not aware that
My old stage would mock at adulthood.
My senescence will be mocked at
By my soul. Every past is dust.
07.06.2004 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of M3O1C3K5

The value of this 4-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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