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derision

de·ri·sion / diˈrizhən/ • n. contemptuous ridicule or mockery: my stories were greeted with derision and disbelief. PHRASES: hold (or have) in derision archaic regard with mockery.DERIVATIVES: de·ris·i·ble / -ˈrizəbəl/ adj.

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