Synonyms of deride in English:



  • the decision was derided by environmentalists
    ridicule, mock, jeer at, scoff at, jibe at, make fun of, poke fun at, laugh at, hold up to ridicule, pillory; disdain, disparage, denigrate, pooh-pooh, dismiss, slight, detract from; sneer at, scorn, pour/heap scorn on, taunt, insult, torment; treat with contempt, vilify; lampoon, satirize
    informal knock, take the mickey out of
    Australian/New Zealand informal poke mullock at
    vulgar slang take the piss out of
    archaic contemn, flout at
    [Antonyms] respect praise
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