What is another word for scoffingly?

14 synonyms found


[ skˈɒfɪŋlɪ], [ skˈɒfɪŋlɪ], [ s_k_ˈɒ_f_ɪ_ŋ_l_ɪ]

Scoffingly is a word that is used to describe a condescending or contemptuous attitude towards someone or something. There are several synonyms that can be used in place of scoffingly, including derisively, mockingly, disdainfully, contemptuously, sneeringly, cynically, sarcastically, patronizingly, disparagingly, and dismissively. Each of these words represents a slightly different nuance of attitude, but they all convey a sense of haughtiness or superiority. For example, derisively emphasizes the mockery and ridicule involved, while contemptuously emphasizes the deep disrespect and disdain. These synonyms are useful for expanding one's writing vocabulary and conveying a specific tone or attitude.

Synonyms for Scoffingly:

How to use "Scoffingly" in context?

1. When someone scoffs, they make an expression that suggests they are not impressed or believe that what they are hearing or seeing is a joke. This can be seen as a negative facial expression, one that means the person does not believe what they are seeing or hearing.

2. This facial expression is often used when someone does not believe what they are being told or when they are not sure if what they are hearing is true. It can also be used when someone does not agree with what they are hearing or seeing.

Homophones for Scoffingly:

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