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Spott

  
   m   , -(e)s   no pl   mockery  ,   (höhnisch auch)    ridicule, derision
jdn dem Spott preisgeben      to hold sb up to ridicule  
dem Spott preisgegeben sein      to be held up to ridicule, to be made fun of  
seinen Spott mit jdm treiben      to make fun of sb  
Gegenstand des allgemeinen Spottes      object of general ridicule, laughing stock  
zum Spott der Nachbarn werden      to become the laughing stock of the neighbourhood   (Brit)  or neighborhood   (US)     
    Schaden       a  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Spot, Spötter, spotten, sott

dem Spott preisgegeben sein exp.
to be held up to ridicule ; to be made fun of

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to hold sb up to ridicule
exp.
to get nothing but scorn and derision
exp.
to become the laughing stock of the neighbourhood {or} neighborhood
exp.
to make fun of sb
exp.
to pour scorn on sb
exp.
to heap {or} pour scorn on sb
exp.
I only met with derision
exp.
the barbs of his mockery
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'Spott' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
jdn/etw mit Spott übergießen
exp.
spöttisch {oder} mit Spott aufgenommen werden
exp.
ein Hauch von Spott
exp.
Zielscheibe des Spotts
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"Spott": examples and translations in context
Kein Spott mehr wegen Ihres Namens, Mr. Glasschwanz. There will be no mockery of your name, Mr. Glasscock.
Und ich habe den Spott bei dem Theater. And I'm a mockery In this infernal game.
Sie müssen sich nicht mit dem Spott auseinandersetzen. You don't have to deal with the ridicule.
Scheinbar haben Sie nicht viel davon, sondern setzen sich Gefahren und Spott aus. It seems to me it hasn't offered you much, other than exposure to danger and ridicule.
Keine anerkannte Institution war vor ihrem Spott sicher. No venerated institution was safe from her derision.
Die Finanzindustrie hat mit vorhersehbarem Hohn und Spott auf diesen Vorschlag reagiert. The Fund's proposal has been greeted with predictable disdain and derision by the financial industry.
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