Deride

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Synonym

  • Deride(verb)-to make fun of , to ridicule

Antonym

  • Deride(verb)-to praise

Video Transcript

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Is this the entrance to the theatre ..
Yes it is …. Those people lined up after you also have tickets.
May I see yours
Well , I folded my ticket 50 times in wallet
Excellent! . That helps the scanner to read the ticket so much better
Are you making fun of me
No I am not
Anyways , Are there any guidlines I need to follow?
Sure . Lets stop the line so I can have a detialed conversation with you .
The other patrons are intelligent enough to choose a different entrance
Are you mocking me?
Absolutely not! Back to the guidlines.
First , when you find your seat be sure to step on some peoples feet on your way down the aisle. This establishes your superiority as a seasoned audience member. No apologies are necessary.
I had enough! Stop deriding me !
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What does deride mean ? To make fun of , to ridicule or To criticize 

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deride means, To make fun of , to ridicule In the animated story, they boy asked the policeman to stop making fun of him ,i.e. , to stop deriding him.