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- (obsolete) The act of laughing at another; derision.
- This being spoken scepticè, or by way of irrision.
- John Donne
- From thence he was carried back to Jerusalem, first to Annas, then to Caiaphas, and (as late as it was) then he was examined and buffeted, and delivered over to the custody of those officers from whom he received all those irrisions […]