Definition of jeer:
- A gear; a tackle.
- A railing remark or reflection; a scoff; a taunt; a biting jest; a flout; a jibe; mockery.
- An assemblage or combination of tackles, for hoisting or lowering the lower yards of a ship.
- To treat with scoffs or derision; to address with jeers; to taunt; to flout; to mock at.
- To utter sarcastic or scoffing reflections; to speak with mockery or derision; to use taunting language; to scoff; as, to jeer at a speaker.
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- "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- "Stories from Tagore", Rabindranath Tagore.
A chap that could openly laugh and jeer at his own peculiarities must surely be a good sort, so forthwith Banty pitched in heart and soul to arrange all kinds of excursions and adventures, and The Eena planned and suggested, until it seemed that all the weeks stretching out into the holiday months were to be one long round of sport and pleasure in honor of the lanky King Georgeman, who was so anxious to fall easily into the ways of the West.- "The Shagganappi", E. Pauline Johnson.