Confess," with accent a little derisory, "I startled you.
"Half A Chance" by Frederic S. Isham
The offer is, therefore, derisory.
"Essays in Liberalism" by Various
It is a contemptible and derisory gift for luck, like vituperative outcries.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
He tried to sell it, and the offers he received were quite derisory.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 7 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Again that gravely derisory face turned upon her.
"Helena's Path" by Anthony Hope
Steno was accused before the Quarantia and let off with a punishment which the Doge regarded as derisory.
"Venice and its Story" by Thomas Okey
Remark The terminology skeleton might seem somewhat derisory, since for ﬁnite trees the difference between the skeleton and the whole tree is just a ﬁnite number of points.
Rayleigh processes, real trees, and root growth with re-grafting