from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Expressing derision; derisive.
  • adjective Laughable; ridiculous.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Characterized by derision; mocking; ridiculing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Derisive; mocking.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Laughably small or inadequate.
  • adjective derisive; laughable; ridiculous

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective incongruous;inviting ridicule


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