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Turkish translation of “derisory”

derisory

adjective     /dɪˈraɪsəri/
SMALL so small that it seems ridiculous
çok gülünç, alay eder gibi
a derisory sum of moneyScarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking thingsSmall amounts of moneyLarge amounts of money
CRUEL cruel and making someone feel stupid
kaba, alaycı, alay eden
derisory remarksMocking and taunting
(Definition of derisory adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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