'Ridiculed' in the Bible
And Balaam said to the donkey, Because you have ridiculed and provoked me! I wish there were a sword in my hand, for now I would kill you!
But when Sanballat heard that we were building the wall, he was angry and in a great rage, and he ridiculed the Jews.
Now the men who had Jesus in custody treated Him with contempt and scoffed at and ridiculed Him and beat Him;
And Herod, with his soldiers, treated Him with contempt and scoffed at and ridiculed Him; then, dressing Him up in bright and gorgeous apparel, he sent Him back to Pilate.