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  • "Come and shew yer ticket o' leave," urged Culling with derisory finger outstretched to indicate the forces of law and order.

    The Sixth Sense | Stephen McKenna
  • The term astrology had none of the unfortunate or derisory signification that it has at the present time.

    The Popes and Science | James J. Walsh
  • The slightest glance of amused and derisory intelligence passed between them as the Complete Sportsman plunged into the game.

  • Emitting a long streamer of smoke, he summed up the whole thing in a nutshell with a derisory—Pouf!

    Villa Elsa | Stuart Henry

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