Late 19th century: apparently from the song refrain derry down, used humorously for down in the sense 'dislike'.
Words that rhyme with Derryberiberi, berry, BlackBerry, bury, Ceri, ferry, Gerry, jerry, Kerry, merry, perry, Pondicherry, sherry, terry, very, wherry, wolfberry
Definition of derry in:
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