There were those in the valley who viewed the Sabbath calm with a derisive smile.
They regarded him and his wife with derisive pity, tinged with anger.
The point was treated with contempt and some derisive laughter.
As he did so, from the path above him came a derisive laugh which set his blood boiling.
But there is no spur so galling as the derisive smile of a comely young ...