Definition of derisory:
imbecilic, stiff, comic, lopsided, laughable, blind drunk, ridiculous, crocked, pathetic, pie-eyed, foolish, loaded, amusing, wonky, skew-whiff, farcical, smashed, cockeyed, blotto, pixilated, crackbrained, soused, besotted, slopped, tight, silly, imbecile, absurd, comical, sloshed, squiffy, nonsense, awry, mirthful, plastered, wet, fuddled, risible, soaked, preposterous, funny, nonsensical, idiotic, askew, sozzled, pissed, ludicrous.
- "The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales", Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.
- "Mary Wollaston", Henry Kitchell Webster.
- "The Cardinal's Snuff-Box", Henry Harland.