derision

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words or actions intended to evoke contemptuous laughter

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That no one--even among those who think that they can distinguish derisible slippery slopes from necessary compromise among interests and values--regards minimum-age legislation as played out on a slippery slope is perhaps a clue rather than an oversight.
This endearing, enduring, durable and derisible chant of a copycat Cubist is almost all that is left of Gertrude Stein.
His speech was a bag of lies and misinformation on alleged derisible development projects proposed by his government.
Now, after two easy victories in open country over Iraq's derisible regular army, America has bogged down in Iraq's urban jungles, fighting countless irregular units that disappear into the alleys as Lawrence's mounted warriors vanished into the dunes.
It's from "the dog ate my homework" book of derisible excuses.