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deride-verb  [di-rahyd]
to laugh at in scorn or contempt; scoff or jeer at; mock.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/deride

Everyone thought that she was a hypocrite because she was deriding his math abilities, even though hers were terrible.
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