Example sentences for: derides

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

  • He derides the BBC and respectable newspapers as "unpopular" media subsidized by a condescending, out-of-touch gentry.

  • A sidebar derides the "it wasn't sex" semantic escape Clinton is reportedly considering.

  • That formulation strikes me as emblematic of the very ornamental culture that Faludi derides.

  • On Face the Nation , Gary Bauer derides George W. Bush for "trying to get the Democratic nomination" by attacking "good Republican conservatives" on Capitol Hill.

  • An article derides the lack of "authentic" pop-music acts.


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