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 for laughingstock
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Laughingstock \Laugh"ing*stock`\, n.
     An object of ridicule; a butt of sport. --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]
           When he talked, he talked nonsense, and made himself
           the laughingstock of his hearers.        --Macaulay.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a victim of ridicule or pranks [syn: butt, goat,
           laughingstock, stooge]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  20 Moby Thesaurus words for "laughingstock":
     butt, byword, byword of reproach, derision, dupe, fair game,
     figure of fun, fool, game, gazingstock, goat, jest, jestingstock,
     joke, mockery, monkey, stock, target, toy, victim

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