how to pronounce derision

/dɚˈɪʒən/

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the above transcription of derision is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

derision frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word derision occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

derision is pronounced in three syllables

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dɚɪʒən

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An example use of derision in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… usually objects of desire or derision in …”

meanings of derision

noun:

  1. Act of treating with disdain.
  2. Something to be derided; a laughing stock.

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