Not real or genuine.
Example: They lived in a mock Tudor house in the country.
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- constituting a copy or imitation of something 2. [v] - imitate with mockery and derision 3. [v] - treat with contemptFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=mock
Mock transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Mocked
; present participle & verbal noun Mocking
.] [ French moquer
, of uncertain origin; confer OD. mocken
to mumble, German mucken
, OSw. mucka
.] 1....Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/M/85
Mock intransitive verb
To make sport in contempt or in jest; to speak in a scornful or jeering manner. « When thou mockest
, shall no man make thee ashamed?» Job xi. 3.
« She had mocked
at his proposal.» Froude. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/M/85
Mock noun 1.
An act of ridicule or derision; a scornful or contemptuous act or speech; a sneer; a jibe; a jeer. « Fools make a mock
at sin.» Prov. xiv. 9. 2.
Imitation; mimicry. [ R.] Crashaw. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/M/85
Mock adjective Imitating reality, but not real; false; counterfeit; assumed; sham. « That superior greatness and mock majesty.» Spectator. Mock bishop's weed (Botany) , a genus of slender umbelliferous herbs ( Discopleura ) growing in wet places.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/M/85
Imitating reality, but not real; false; counterfeit; assumed; sham. 'That superior greatness and mock majesty. ... <botany> ' (Spectator) Mock bishop's weed, a genus of American and Asiatic shrubs (Philadelphus), with showy white flowers in panicled cymes. P. Coronarius, from Asia, has fragrant flowers; the American kinds are nearly scentless...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
constituting a copy or imitation of something; `boys in mock battle`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
• (v. t.) To imitate; to mimic; esp., to mimic in sport, contempt, or derision; to deride by mimicry. • (a.) Imitating reality, but not real; false; counterfeit; assumed; sham. • (n.) Imitation; mimicry. • (v. t.) To disappoint the hopes of; to deceive; to tantalize; as, to mock expectation. • (n.) An act of ridicule or der...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/mock/
(n) another term for a cheese - sometimes spelt or pronounced muck.Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21331
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