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deride
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • And therefore the idea of the service of humanity, of brotherly love and the solidarity of mankind, is more and more dying out in the world, and indeed this idea is sometimes treated with derision.
  • The boys looked at one another as though derisively.
  • Yes, there is that romantic strain in you, that was so derided by Byelinsky.
  • Fetyukovitch succeeded in casting a slur on all of them, and dismissing them with a certain derision.

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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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