Jest and Jeer

Jest

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Jest verb – To make jokes.
Usage example: when I asked my sister for a loan, she laughingly replied, “Surely you jest!”

Jeer is a synonym for jest in joke topic. In some cases you can use "Jeer" instead the word "Jest" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like mock, laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: jesting, jested, jester, jestingly
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Jeer

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Jeer verb – To make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter.
Jest is a synonym for jeer in mock topic. You can use "Jest" instead the word "Jeer" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as heckle, laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: jeering, jeered
Synonyms for Jeer
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