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mockery

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Oh, love is real enough; you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy—and that is life.
Jean Anouilh Ardele
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Noun

Singular
mockery

Plural
mockeries

mockery (mockeries)
  1. the action of mocking; ridicule
  2. something so lacking in necessary qualities as to inspire ridicule; a travesty
    The defendant wasn't allowed to speak at his own trial - it was a mockery of justice.

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