Definition of Jeers

1. n. pl. See 1st Jeer (b).



Definition of Jeers

1. Noun. (plural of jeer) ¹

2. Verb. (third-person singular of jeer) ¹

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Definition of Jeers

1. jeer [v] - See also: jeer

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jeers

jeeping
jeeplike
jeepney
jeepneys
jeeps
jeer
jeer capstan
jeered
jeerer
jeerers
jeering
jeeringly
jeerings
jeerleader
jeerleaders
jeers (current term)
jees
jeet
jeez
jeez Louise
jefe
jefe político
jefe políticos
jefes
jefes políticos
jeff
jeffed
jefferson fracture
jeffersonia
jeffersonian

Literary usage of Jeers

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1. The Kedge-anchor; Or, Young Sailors' Assistant: Or, Young Sailors' Assistant by William N. Brady (1864)
"Reeving jeers.—The standing part is clenched round the strap of the upper block, ... At the present day, few ships are seen to carry their jeers up in their ..."

2. The Kedge-anchor, Or, Young Sailors' Assistant: Appertaining Tothe Practical by William N. Brady (1882)
"At the present day, few ships are seen to carry their jeers up in their proper places. 154.—LOWER LIFT BLOCKS Are double; an iron plate is bolted across the ..."

3. Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries by Edward Bagby Pollard, Mitchell Carroll, Alfred Brittain, Pierce Butler, John Robert Effinger, Hugo Paul Thieme, Hermann Schoenfeld, Bartlett Burleigh James, John Ruse Larus (1908)
"... for the jeers and ribald mirth of coarse-minded women no better than herself. Such characters were also taken to the ducking stool and thoroughly doused ..."

4. A Biographical History of Lancaster County: Being a History of Early by Alexander Harris (1872)
"Ridicule and jeers were freely poured forth upon the boat and its projectors, until, at length, as the boat moved from the wharf and increased her speed, ..."

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