jeering

Definitions of jeering
1

n showing your contempt by derision

Synonyms:
jeer, mockery, scoff, scoffing
Type of:
derision
contemptuous laughter

adj abusing vocally; expressing contempt or ridicule

“a jeering crowd”
Synonyms:
derisive, gibelike, mocking, taunting
disrespectful
exhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous

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