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jeer at someone or something

to poke fun at someone; to make rude sounds at someone. Please stop jeering at my cousin! The others just jeered at my idea.
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In the keenly contested Jeer Tabaa Farkh (Car) event, Sultan Rashid Al Mansouri's 'Lahoub' clinched first place in a time of 19.
There are examples of players whose form has improved dramatically when the jeers have turned to cheers.
The independent variables were type of audience feedback (cheers, jeers, or silent), a within subjects manipulation, and type of sport played (golf, baseball, and basketball), a between subjects variable.
Unsurprisingly, Kalmadi was the only public figure at the closing ceremony to be greeted and sent off with jeers, which grew louder when he thanked his secretary-general, Lalit Bhanot, who brought disgrace to India with his off-hand remarks on complaints from athletes on the poor hygiene standards at the Commonwealth Games Village.
Summary: Al Dhafra Falcons team and YLS shared the honours in the Jeer Shaheen Jernas event in the Sheikhs category.
Organisers have done their best to limit the impact of the elements by installing banks of portable windbreakers and watering the sands to give challengers in the 'Pure Jeer Farkh', 'Pure Jeer Jernaas', 'Jeer Shaheen Farkh' and 'Jeer Shaheen Jernaas' categories smooth flights.
JEER returns to Newmarket tomorrow just over a week after he won there and he can repeat the dose in the Frontrunner For Windows Handicap (2.
IRVINE - They came prepared with homemade signs and witty chants, ready to jeer Cal State Northridge junior guard Mike Efevberha in the same arena that he had once heard so many cheers.
SIR - It was very disheartening to watch on TV many of the estimated 35,000 fans in the Cardiff arena jeer, whistle and boo the American National Anthem before the fight between Joe Calzaghe and Peter Manfredo.
So they have every right to jeer if they are not happy.
OH jeer, Cheryl Cole's second day on US X Factor did not go down well as she was booed for criticising acts.
FANS of US rockers My Chemical Romance were warned not to jeer at Girls Aloud or they would be kicked out of the audience of a late night music show.
The New York Post's headline was 'Soccer Fans Boo Pontiff', while USA Today stated: 'Scottish Soccer Fans Jeer During Tribute to Pope.
The RB Leipzig player (right) was greeted with jeers when he came on as a sub in the 55th minute.
Medyo signal number one na po sir,' Dayan responded, to the jeers of the audience.