derision - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate derision

derision is hyphenated as de-ri-sion

How to pronounce derision

derision is pronounced dɪ´r ɪʒən

Number of syllables in derision

The number of syllables in derision is 3

What part of speech in derision?

derision is a noun

How common in the word derision?

derision is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does derision convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to derision


List of anagrams of derision

ironside, resinoid, Ironside

Common Verb Collocations of derision

add, apply, ask, be, become, call, can, do, excite, expose, fling, go, greet, have, hold, hoot, howl, incur, laugh, meet, move, provoke, receive, snort, sparkle, speak, term, treat, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of derision

and, but, either, nor, or, yet