HyperDic: jest_at

English > 1 sense of the expression jest at:
VERBcommunicationjest at, ridicule, roast, guy, blackguard, laugh at, rib, make fun, poke funsubject to laughter or ridicule
English > jest at: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
Meaningsubject to laughter or ridicule.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsridicule, roast, guy, blackguard, laugh at, rib, make fun, poke fun
Narrowerdebunk, exposeexpose while ridiculing
satirize, satirise, lampoonridicule with satire
stultifyCause to appear foolish
teasemock or make fun of playfully
Broadermock, bemocktreat with contempt
See alsojesttell a joke
Spanishburla, ridiculizar
Catalanridiculitzar

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