make (a) mock of (someone or something)(redirected from makes mock of)
make (a) mock of (someone or something)
To subject someone or something to mockery or ridicule; to make fun of someone or something. The film openly makes mock of the sacrifices and hardships our soldiers had to endure during that unfortunate war. His crass, spiteful speech made a mock of our democracy.
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