verb (used with object), de·rid·ed, de·rid·ing.
Origin of deride
Related formsde·rid·er, nounde·rid·ing·ly, adverbo·ver·de·ride, verb (used with object), o·ver·de·rid·ed, o·ver·de·rid·ing.un·de·rid·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for derider
I saw a tyrant in every urchin that was stronger than myself, and a derider in him that was weaker.Rattlin the Reefer|Edward Howard
On the other hand, as a critic and derider of the system which Blackstone had complacently expounded he did excellent service.
"You are a derider—a gross sinner," said the Cardinal languidly.The Strolling Saint|Raphael Sabatini
Therefore disregarding their entreaties he prayed unto God for the soul of the derider, and went on his way.