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Synonyms for deriding

verb make fun of; insult
  • disdain
  • disparage
  • mock
  • ridicule
  • scoff
  • scorn
  • taunt
  • banter
  • chaff
  • contemn
  • detract
  • flout
  • gibe
  • jeer
  • jolly
  • kid
  • knock
  • pan
  • pooh-pooh
  • quiz
  • rag
  • rally
  • razz
  • rib
  • roast
  • slam
  • sneer
  • twit
  • dis
  • do a number on
  • dump on
  • laugh at
  • lout
  • put down

Antonyms for deriding

  • admire
  • approve
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • praise
  • respect
  • commend
  • revere
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.