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derisive

adjective uk   us   /dɪˈraɪ.sɪv/ (also derisory) formal
showing derision: derisive laughter a derisive comment/remark
derisively
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “derisive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 嘲笑的,譏笑的,嘲諷的…
in Russian насмешливый…
in Turkish alaycı, alaylı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嘲笑的,讥笑的,嘲讽的…
in Polish szyderczy, drwiący…
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