183 -Deride

deride : Verb

  1. to treat somebody/something as silly and not worth considering seriously (Oxford)

2. to laugh at someone or something in a way that shows you think they are stupid or of no value (Cambridge)

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Sentence (s)

  1. His views were derided as old-fashioned. (Oxford)
  2. The play was derided by the critics. (Oxford)

Phrases & Connected Words

  • views were derided as old-fashioned
  • play was derided by the critics

Synonym(s)

  1. Ridicule
  2. Taunt

Antonym(s)

  1. Admire
  2. Compliment

Word Family

  1. Deride