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derisive

adjective

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so foolish or pointless as to be worthy of scornful laughter
  • the derisive performances of some of the singers on the talent show

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The first known use of derisive was circa 1662

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“Derisive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/derisive. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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