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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 de·ri·so·ry /dɪˈraɪsəri, zə-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·ri·so·ry a.  Derisive; mocking.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : completely devoid of wisdom or good sense; "the absurd
            excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that's a
            cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a
            nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be
            laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a cottage a
            mansion"; "a preposterous attempt to turn back the
            pages of history"; "her conceited assumption of
            universal interest in her rather dull children was
            ridiculous" [syn: absurd, cockeyed, idiotic, laughable,
             ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridiculous]