What is Scoff ?

Scoff is (verb) 1. to scoff at something to make fun of something in a nasty way He scoffed at her attempts at windsurfing. The committee chairman scoffed at my idea for redeveloping the town centre. 2. to eat something greedily The two boys rushed into the dining room and scoffed half the cakes.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level