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Bemock \Be*mock"\, v. t. To mock; to ridicule.

Bemock the modest moon.


vb. 1 (context archaic English) To ridicule or mock. 2 (context transitive English) To mock repeatedly; flout. 3 (context transitive English) To cause to appear as if mock or unreal; excel or surpass, as the genuine surpasses the counterfeit.


v. treat with contempt; "The new constitution mocks all democratic principles" [syn: mock]

Usage examples of "bemock".

Foul, ceaseless shadows:--thought could not divide The actual world from these entangling evils, Which so bemocked themselves, that I descried All shapes like mine own self, hideously multiplied.