Synonyms and Antonyms of deride
- My brothers derided our efforts, but were forced to eat their words when we won first place.
make fun of, make sport of, poke fun at, rag on
Synonym Discussion of deride
- consistently ridiculed everything she said
- derided their efforts to start their own business
- youngsters began to mock the helpless wino
- hometown fans taunted the visiting team
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