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to make fun or make fun of

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treat or speak of with contempt

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Pageant of Great Women also uses history to lend weight and dignity to the contemporary suffrage movement by transforming the "shrieking sisterhood" (as deriders referred to them) into a noble alliance of great women serving a just and honorable cause.
When Liverpool's deriders used to label the Reds a "one man team" - before the arrival of Fernando Torres - they were missing the point.
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Chauvinist deriders of women's sport will no doubt be amazed that the final is only a best-of-seven affair, compared to the best-of-35 format in the men's event.
Chazan's comparison of Bernard with the Cluniac Peter the Venerable provokes the thought that the latter's still not entirely explained anti-Jewish virulence may in part have resulted from his transferring to the Jews, as deriders of the sacraments of human salvation, animus built up against Berengar of Tours for a similar reason; Berengar's teachings are known to have caused anxiety at Cluny.