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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Derisive  \De*ri"sive\,  a. 
  Expressing,  serving  for  or  characterized  by  derision. 
  ``Derisive  taunts.''  --Pope.  --  {De*ri"sive*ly},  adv  -- 
  {De*ri"sive*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  derisively 
  adv  :  in  a  disrespectful  and  mocking  manner;  "`Sorry,'  she 
  repeated  derisively"  [syn:  {scoffingly},  {derisorily}, 
  {mockingly}] 




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