Example sentences for: derided

How can you use “derided” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The paper says that Republicans quickly derided the plan as a big government strategy that unfairly preempts across-the-board tax cuts.

  • For months, critics have derided Disney's plans to clean up Times Square as mere Disneyfication.

  • Warm praise was bestowed by the left-leaning Paris newspaper Libération on the often derided paintings by Sir Winston Churchill, of which the auction house Sotheby's staged an exhibition in London this week.

  • They've derided a government brief as proof that "poorly informed lawyers have no vocation for software design."

  • This survey of 20 th century still-life art is derided as predictable.

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