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deride
used in Rose Red

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Definition
to criticize with strong disrespect — often
with humor
  • He snorted derisively at me.
    8 — 1917 (30% in)
derisively = with treatment as inferior and unworthy of respect
There are no more uses of "deride" in Rose Red.

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