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ridicule

  
1       n   Spott    m     
to hold sb/sth up to ridicule      sich über jdn/etw lustig machen  
she's an object of ridicule      alles macht sich über sie lustig  
to become an object of ridicule      der Lächerlichkeit preisgegeben werden  
2       vt   verspotten, verlachen
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
to cover oneself with ridicule exp.
sich lächerlich machen

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exp.
alles macht sich über sie lustig
exp.
sich über jdn/etw lustig machen
exp.
der Lächerlichkeit preisgegeben werden
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'ridicule' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
exp.
to ridicule sth
exp.
object of general ridicule ; laughing stock
exp.
to be held up to ridicule ; to be made fun of
exp.
laughing stock ; object of ridicule ; figure of fun
exp.
to mock sb/sth ; to poke fun at sb/sth ; to ridicule sb/sth ; to deride sb/sth
exp.
to expose sb to ridicule
exp.
to hold sb up to ridicule
exp.
to be a figure of fun ; to be an object of ridicule
exp.
to make sb/oneself a laughing stock {or} an object of ridicule
exp.
to make oneself a laughing stock ; to expose oneself to ridicule
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"ridicule": examples and translations in context
Tonight Mike Dexter will know humiliation and ridicule. Heute wird Mike Dexter erfahren, was Demütigung und Spott ist.
I've endured 30 years of ridicule and doubt. 30 Jahre lang ertrug ich Spott und Zweifel.
Such a renegotiation is unjustifiable, unacceptable and would heap ridicule on the European Union's international standing. Eine solche Neuverhandlung lässt sich nicht rechtfertigen, sie ist unannehmbar und würde die Europäische Union international lächerlich machen.
It was an awful mixture of ridicule and suffering. Es war so lächerlich, so scheußlich.
You promised not to "shock the community or ridicule public morals". Du versprichst die Gemeinschaft nicht zu schocken oder Moral zu verspotten.
See who I can ridicule for the crew's amusement. Sehen wir mal, wen ich zur Unterhaltung der Crew verspotten kann.
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