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derision

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1 a person or thing that is made fun of
  • In the 19th century any supporter of women's rights could expect to become a derision to her neighbors.
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2 the making of unkind jokes as a way of showing one's scorn for someone or something
  • Her absurd behavior on the awards show became a source of derision for comedians.
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