Synonyms of 'make fun of something or someone'
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mockDictionary, tease, ridiculeDon't make fun of me!
I thought you were mocking me.
He teased me mercilessly about going there.
I admire her for allowing them to ridicule her.
poke fun at
She was ten years older than the youngsters ragging her.
Other youths taunted him about his clothes.
It was easy to parody his rather pompous manner of speaking.
This theory is widely derided by conventional scientists.
send up (British, informal)
He was lampooned for his short stature and political views.
make a fool of
pour scorn on
take the mickey out of (British, informal)
take the piss out of (taboo, slang)
The newspaper satirized our political leaders.
pull someone's leg
Of course I won't tell them; I was only pulling your leg.
hold up to ridicule
make a monkey of
make sport of
make the butt of
make game of
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