Poke fun at - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 12/02/2021

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Poke fun at.

6 letter answer(s) to poke fun at

  1. treat or speak of with contempt; "He derided his student's attempt to solve the biggest problem in mathematics"

4 letter answer(s) to poke fun at

  1. treat with contempt; "The new constitution mocks all democratic principles"
  2. imitate with mockery and derision; "The children mocked their handicapped classmate"
  3. constituting a copy or imitation of something; "boys in mock battle"
  4. the act of mocking or ridiculing; "they made a mock of him"
  5. a practice exam taken in advance of formal external exams

3 letter answer(s) to poke fun at

  1. support resembling the rib of an animal
  2. a projecting molding on the underside of a vault or ceiling; may be ornamental or structural
  3. a riblike supporting or strengthening part of an animal or plant
  4. any of the 12 pairs of curved arches of bone extending from the spine to or toward the sternum in humans (and similar bones in most vertebrates)
  5. subject to laughter or ridicule; "The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house"; "The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher"; "His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday"
  6. a teasing remark
  7. form vertical ribs by knitting; "A ribbed sweater"
  8. cut of meat including one or more ribs

5 letter answer(s) to poke fun at

  1. ruffle (one's hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect
  2. harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
  3. mock or make fun of playfully; "the flirting man teased the young woman"
  4. separate the fibers of; "tease wool"
  5. disentangle and raise the fibers of; "tease wool"
  6. raise the nap of (fabrics)
  7. tear into pieces; "tease tissue for microscopic examinations"
  8. annoy persistently; "The children teased the boy because of his stammer"
  9. the act of harassing someone playfully or maliciously (especially by ridicule); provoking someone with persistent annoyances; "he ignored their teases"; "his ribbing was gentle but persistent"
  10. to arouse hope, desire, or curiosity without satisfying them; "The advertisement is intended to tease the customers"; "She has a wa

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