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SCOFFER

 Dictionary entry overview: What does scoffer mean? 

SCOFFER (noun)
  The noun SCOFFER has 2 senses:

1. someone who eats food rapidly and greedily
2. someone who jeers or mocks or treats something with contempt or calls out in derision

  Familiarity information: SCOFFER used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SCOFFER (noun)


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Meaning:

Someone who eats food rapidly and greedily

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

gorger; scoffer

Hypernyms ("scoffer" is a kind of...):

eater; feeder (someone who consumes food for nourishment)


Sense 2scoffer [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Someone who jeers or mocks or treats something with contempt or calls out in derision

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

flouter; jeerer; mocker; scoffer

Hypernyms ("scoffer" is a kind of...):

disagreeable person; unpleasant person (a person who is not pleasant or agreeable)


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