Synonyms of deride in English:


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1‘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, heap scorn on, pour scorn on, taunt, insult, torment

treat with contempt, vilify

lampoon, satirize

informal knock, take the mickey out of

NZ Australian informal poke mullock at

vulgar slang take the piss out of

archaic contemn, flout at


respect, praise