The persons whom Plato ridicules in the epilogue to the Euthydemus are of this class.
Franco Sacchetti (nov. 151) ridicules their claims to wisdom.
He ridicules the arrogation to itself by the 'Compact' of a monopoly of loyalty.
It ridicules the highest motives, and degrades the most heroic achievements.
If a man sneers and ridicules, we are not to retaliate with ridicule ...