Definition of "heckling" []

  • The practice of calling out comments to interrupt a person making a speech (noun)
  • Present participle of heckle. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "heckling" in a sentence
  • "The heckling is usually seen in third world countries."
  • "Joe Wilson is not a decent guy who had a lapse of judgement in heckling the President of the United States."
  • "I have been the "other": a foreigner in various countries, and a girl in a country where the heckling is called "eve-teasing" and dismissed with a smile."