Usage examples for mocker

  1. Proverbs, xx, 1, says: " Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging, and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise." – The Jericho Road by W. Bion Adkins
  2. Then we drop from the heights atmospheric To Herrick, Or we pour the Greek honey, grown blander, Of Landor, Or our cosiest nook in the shade is Where Praed is, Or we toss the light bells of the mocker With Locker. – Horace and His Influence by Grant Showerman
  3. On the other hand, the blue jay is a thief, a mocker and a murderer. – Old Plymouth Trails by Winthrop Packard
  4. Of course he couldn't go to Mr. Mocker himself and ask him, for he didn't want Mr. Mocker to know that such unkind things were being said. – The Adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W. Burgess
  5. Ian, the Judas of friendship- thief of a comrade's bliss- cheat, murderer, mocker, and injurer! – Foes by Mary Johnston
  6. Of course Mr. Mocker had to show off his wonderful voice to each one. – The Adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W. Burgess
  7. When the royal mocker of religion dies, then comes a new kingdom, and the Rosicrucians will rise to power. – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach
  8. Now Mistah Mocker reached the Green Meadows just after Peter Rabbit had brought little Mrs. Peter down from the Old Pasture to live with him in the dear Old Briar- patch. – Mrs. Peter Rabbit by Thornton W. Burgess
  9. Wade was now in passionate strife with the encroaching mood that was a mocker of his idealism. – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  10. Rigidly true to his pledge, John Barclay soon gained the honourable estimation in the social circle through which he moved, that he had held, before wine, the mocker, had seduced him from the ways of true sobriety, and caused even his best friends to regard him with changed feelings. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  11. He looked upon Field for many years as a ribald mocker of the conventionalities not only of literature but of life. – Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions by Slason Thompson
  12. Commotion ensued among leaves, until a dark, slender mocker shot out, onto the back of Reginald's fox terrier. – The Higher Court by Mary Stewart Daggett
  13. Like the arch mocker of the time, although from a very different point of view, he sees this ephemeral life, with its transient pleasures and triumphs, ending in dust and oblivion. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  14. Just ask Unc' Billy's particular friend, Mistah Mocker the Mocking Bird. – The Adventures of Unc' Billy Possum by Thornton W. Burgess
  15. And he himself spoke as a man completely disillusioned, a derider and a mocker, whose dominant temper was ironic pity. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  16. An expatriated Irishman, a dispossessed landlord, a man without one high ambition, a mere mocker of enthusiasm of every kind. – Gossamer 1915 by George A. Birmingham
  17. Ol' Mistah Buzzard laughed when he heard that some folks said that Mr. Mocker had not come by his voice honestly. – The Adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W. Burgess
  18. He was afraid that they might not forgive the tricks that Mr. Mocker had played on them, and then of course he couldn't stay in the Green Forest. – The Adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W. Burgess
  19. He advanced upon them with deep growls and stately tread and with one blow of his monstrous paw stretched the mocker lifeless at his feet. – American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum
  20. So Mr. Mocker went calling with Ol' Mistah Buzzard, and they visited all the little meadow and forest people who had not been at the party. – The Adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W. Burgess