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deride
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Great Expectations
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  • After receiving the charge with every mark of derision, the pupils...
  • This occasioned its terrors to be received derisively.
  • "Did you observe, gentlemen," said Mr. Waldengarver, "that there was a man in the gallery who endeavored to cast derision on the service,—I mean, the representation?"

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  • Critics derided her as unprofessional.
  • He derided his student’s attempt to solve the biggest problem in mathematics

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