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derisive

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adjective de·ri·sive \di-ˈrī-siv, -ziv; -ˈri-ziv, -ˈri-siv\

Definition of derisive

  1. :  expressing or causing derision

derisively

adverb

derisiveness

noun


Examples of derisive in a sentence

  1. <the derisive performances of some of the singers on the talent show>



Circa 1662

First Known Use of derisive

circa 1662

Rhymes with derisive



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