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How to Pronounce Derisive: Learn how to pronounce Derisive in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word derision:

noun
[mass noun]
contemptuous ridicule or mockery:
my stories were greeted with derision and disbelief
Phrases
hold (or have) in derision
archaic regard with mockery.
Derivatives
derisible
Pronunciation: /dɪˈrɪzɪb(ə)l/

adjective
Origin:
late Middle English: via Old French from late Latin derisio(n-), from deridere ‘scoff at’