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derision

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derision/dɪˈrɪʒən/noun
derision
/dɪˈrɪʒən/
noun
Learner's definition of DERISION  
[noncount]formal
: the feeling that people express when they criticize and laugh at someone or something in an insulting way

— derisive

/dɪˈraɪsɪv/adjective,[more derisive; most derisive]

— derisively

adverb
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