derisive

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Synonyms for derisive

Synonyms for derisive

contemptuous or ironic in manner or wit

Synonyms for derisive

abusing vocally

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The derisiveness of her words, moreover, is matched only by the frequency of her quotation marks, as they appeared regularly around those terms which designated Irregular birth control facilities.
As President Clinton told a group of us who met with him to mark the fifth anniversary of the ADA, the forces of derisiveness and division are all around us, threatening to undermine the civil lights of all Americans, including children and adults with disabilities.
Even when women humorists target such "evil" men in their humor, it is rarely with the sadistic derisiveness that characterizes some men's humor.
He said he was disheartened to hear from so many who oppose the override measure who "spread derisiveness and divisiveness.