Stubbing vs Mocking - What's the difference?

stubbing | mocking |


As verbs the difference between stubbing and mocking

is that stubbing is while mocking is .

As nouns the difference between stubbing and mocking

is that stubbing is the act by which something is stubbed while mocking is action of the verb to mock .

As an adjective mocking is

derisive or contemptuous.

stubbing

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act by which something is stubbed.
  • * 2011 , (Frank Key), Porpoises Rescue Dick Van Dyke
  • Let us discuss, as if our lives depended upon it, stubbings of the toe. But wait a minute! How likely is it that our lives could ever depend upon a stubbing, or stubbings, of a toe, or toes?

    mocking

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • action of the verb to mock
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • derisive or contemptuous
  • teasing or taunting
  • Derived terms

    * mockingbird * mocking thrush * mocking wren