Definition of mock :
1. An act of ridicule or derision; a scornful or contemptuous act or speech; a sneer; a jibe; a jeer.
2. Imitating reality, but not real; false; counterfeit; assumed; sham.
3. Imitation; mimicry.
4. To disappoint the hopes of; to deceive; to tantalize; as, to mock expectation.
5. To imitate; to mimic; esp., to mimic in sport, contempt, or derision; to deride by mimicry.
6. To make sport contempt or in jest; to speak in a scornful or jeering manner.
7. To treat with scorn or contempt; to deride.
imitate (part of speech: verb)
imitative (part of speech: adjective)
abase (part of speech: verb)
pretentious (part of speech: adjective)
forged, mannered, facade, studied, false, impersonating, bogus, ostentatious, ersatz, unnatural, affected, imitation, counterfeit, deceitful, synthetic, showy, fraudulent, theatrical, la-di-da, posing, histrionic, pretentious, imposture, artificial, forced, fake, stagy, stiff, overdone, masquerading, stilted
shame (part of speech: verb)
ridicule (part of speech: verb)
- " O, dear," sighed Bert in mock despair. - "The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted", Katharine Ellis Barrett.
- Jake said in mock indignation. - "Black Man's Burden", Dallas McCord Reynolds.
- Her brow beneath its mock crown had no lines of care, and her wonderful eyes smiled upon him. - "Audrey", Mary Johnston.