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Jeering \Jeer"ing\, a. Mocking; scoffing. -- n. A mocking utterance. -- Jeer"ing*ly, adv.


adv. In a jeering manner.


adv. in a disrespectful jeering manner [syn: mockingly, gibingly]

Usage examples of "jeeringly".

Then by chance he heard a second-year cadet jeeringly congratulating Danilo about his cleverness in choosing a friend.

He couldn't have put that question so jeeringly fifty years ago, of course, before the founding of the first wholly American school of painting, Abstract Expressionism, and the deification in particular of Jack the Dripper, Jackson Pollock, who also couldn't draw for sour apples.