Example sentences for: derision

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

  • Actual slogans include "Walk, Don't Run," "Watch the Gap," and "Stay Alert, Stay Alive" and feature little mockery and derision.

  • Too young to remember the ordinary clothes of the previous era, they regarded huge bustles, sweeping trains, lofty coiffures, and tightly laced waists with a ferocious derision born of dread.

  • More derision for Promiscuities, Naomi Wolf's tract about female sexuality.

  • Now Gore is applying the same derision to George W. Bush.

  • From him we learn how indecision Of character provokes derision.

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