Sentence Examples


  • Derided by the critics, this show has managed to turn their petty words into straw with contemptuous ease.
  • During the primaries, Bush had derided Reagan 's hallmark pledge to cut taxes while hugely increasing the defense budget as voodoo economics.
  • More recently artists derided the ideas from statistical physics and countered by producing " Art of the Absurd ".
  • Derided by the critics, this show has managed to turn their petty words into straw with contemptuous ease.
  • These works were derided by the mainstream economists when given any attention at all.

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