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deride
used in Main Street

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Definition
laugh at or make fun of—while showing a lack of respect
  • She could not go on enduring the hidden derision.
    Chapter 9 (1% in)
derision = treatment as inferior and unworthy of respect
  • Juanita Haydock broke in with a derisive, "Oh rats, Raymie!
    Chapter 18 (15% in)

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