Definition of Jeer. Meaning of Jeer. Synonyms of Jeer

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Definition of Jeer

Jeer
Jeer Jeer, n. [Cf. Gear.] (Naut.) (a) A gear; a tackle. (b) pl. An assemblage or combination of tackles, for hoisting or lowering the lower yards of a ship. Jeer capstan (Naut.), an extra capstan usually placed between the foremast and mainmast.
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Jeer Jeer, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Jeered; p. pr. & vb. n. Jeering.] [Perh. a corrup. of cheer to salute with cheers, taken in an ironical sense; or more prob. fr. D. gekscheren to jeer, lit., to shear the fool; gek a fool (see 1st Geck) + scheren to shear. See Shear, v.] To utter sarcastic or scoffing reflections; to speak with mockery or derision; to use taunting language; to scoff; as, to jeer at a speaker. But when he saw her toy and gibe and jeer. --Spenser. Syn: To sneer; scoff; flout; gibe; mock.
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Jeer Jeer, v. t. To treat with scoffs or derision; to address with jeers; to taunt; to flout; to mock at. And if we can not jeer them, we jeer ourselves. --B. Jonson.
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Jeer Jeer, n. A railing remark or reflection; a scoff; a taunt; a biting jest; a flout; a jibe; mockery. Midas, exposed to all their jeers, Had lost his art, and kept his ears. --Swift.

Meaning of Jeer from wikipedia

- P****ion (Gr**** πασχω "to suffer, to be acted on" and Late Latin (chiefly Christian) p****io "p****ion; suffering" (from Latin pati "to suffer")) is a feeling...
- Al Jeer is the name of a settlement in Northern Ras Al Khaimah, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Once a sleepy village, Al Jeer today is a major port...
- shopkeepers and residents affected by the riots in Clapham, he was booed and jeered by elements within the crowds. Johnson championed London's financial sector...
- Coordinates: 28°N 2°E / 28°N 2°E / 28; 2 Algeria (/ælˈdʒɪəriə/ (listen) al-JEER-ee-ə; Arabic: الجزائر‎, romanized: al-Jazāʾir, Algerian Arabic: الدزاير‎...
- maintaining a solo career. He was previously in the bands Audience of One, Jeer at Rome, High and Driving, and Zolof the Rock and Roll Destroyer. Green is...
- when Houston's name was called out for a nomination, a few in the audience jeered. Houston defended herself against the criticism, stating, "If you're gonna...
- at the Isle of Fehmarn Festival in Germany. He was met with booing and jeering from fans in response to his cancellation of a show slated for the end...
- Regular". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 31, 2011. Fretts, Bruce. "Cheers & Jeers". TV Guide. October 17, 2011. page 68. "'Deadpool': Morena Baccarin on ****...
- April 2015. Green, Chris; Cusick, James (8 April 2015). "Nicola Sturgeon jeered in TV debate after suggesting Scotland will hold another referendum". The...
- replied, 'Nothing at all.' Kaplan, Thomas (November 1, 2010). "James Faces Jeering, but Little Competition". The New York Times. Retrieved November 5, 2010...
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