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derisive

de·ri·sive

derisive

 
pronunciation:
d raI sihv
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: ridiculing, mocking, or scoffing.
similar words:
quizzical, sarcastic, sardonic
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derivations: derisively (adv.), derisiveness (n.)
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