derisive

adjective

Dialects

Emoji One Apple Twemoji Facebook Messenger Google
Emoji One's face with rolling eyes emoji Apple's face with rolling eyes emoji Twemoji's face with rolling eyes emoji Facebook's face with rolling eyes emoji Messenger does not support face with rolling eyes emoji Google's face with rolling eyes emoji
Emoji One's squinting face with tongue emoji Apple's squinting face with tongue emoji Twemoji's squinting face with tongue emoji Facebook's squinting face with tongue emoji Messenger's squinting face with tongue emoji Google's squinting face with tongue emoji

Origin

Mid 17th century: from derision, on the pattern of the pair decision, decisive.

Pronunciation

  • derisive /dɪˈrʌɪsɪv/
  • derisive /dɪˈrʌɪzɪv/