Meaning of “deride” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “deride” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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derideverb [ T ]

us /dɪˈrɑɪd/

to show that you think someone or something is ridiculous or of no value:

His blustery style is derided by many political pros.

(Definition of “deride” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)