French translation of 'jeering'
Example Sentences Including 'jeering'
The crowd was in ecstasies all around him; cheering and jeering and spitting at the hanged man as he jerked around on the end of the rope.GALILEE (2001)
She fled down the stairs, through the taproom and outside to the sound of jeering , beer-soaked voices behind her.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
Held the rat by the tail and swung it in front of her face while his jeering friends looked on.Dreams of Innocence
Trends of 'jeering'
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- [crowd, audience]
- (= boo at) [person, team]
huerto be jeered
Derived Formsjeers plural noun [of crowd, audience]
Example Sentences Including 'jeer'
Call them heroes, and they would jeer at you: yet they are nothing else.The Lonely Sea
He'd often heard his family jeer at the strange ways of the Welsh, heard them called `reckless" and `untamed" and `half-mad".Here Be Dragons
It's very easy for people outside the Church to jeer at clergymen, but no matter how often we fall short of our ideals -'Absolute Truths
Translation of jeering from the Collins English to French Dictionary