Derision synonyms

dĭ-rĭzh'ən
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(Archaic) An absurdity
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(Uncountable) Contempt or disdain.
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Mimicry, imitation, now usually in a derogatory sense; a travesty, a ridiculous simulacrum.
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A feeling or show of contempt and aloofness; scorn.
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(Law) Open disrespect or willful disobedience of the authority of a court of law or legislative body.
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Anything that causes offence/offense, e.g. by being of an unacceptable quality.
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(Archaic) A reason or basis for praise
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Excessive flattery or admiration.
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Excessive, untrue, or insincere praise; exaggerated compliment or attention
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The definition of a compliment is the act of giving praise.
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A movement (usually involuntary) of the muscles of the laughing face, particularly of the lips, and of the whole body, with a peculiar expression of the eyes, indicating merriment, satisfaction or derision, and usually attended by a sonorous and interrupted expulsion of air from the lungs.
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A particular aspect, feature, or detail:
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Disrespect is defined as rudeness or a lack of courtesy.
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Find another word for derision. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for derision, like: ridicule, scorn, mockery, disdain, contempt, insult, jeering, praise, commendation, adulation and flattery.