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Derision

De`ri´sion
n.1.The act of deriding, or the state of being derided; mockery; scornful or contemptuous treatment which holds one up to ridicule.
2.An object of derision or scorn; a laughing-stock.
I was a derision to all my people.
- Lam. iii. 14.
Noun1.derision - contemptuous laughter
2.derision - the act of deriding or treating with contempt
Synonyms: ridicule
burlesque, butt, caricature, contempt, contumely, disrespect, jest, joke, lampoon, laughter, mock, mockery, pasquinade, pilgarlic, ridicule, sarcasm, scoffing, scorn, sport, travesty
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