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adv.1.In a derogatory manner.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Caes I must be laugh'd at If, or for nothing or a little, I Should say myself offended, and with you Chiefly i' th' world; more laugh'd at, that I should Once name you derogately, when to sound your name It not concern'd me.
I will handle the matter myself and I am prepared to give the guarantee that after military take-over, Army will hold elections within ninety days." On hearing this, there was a pin-drop silence, when Mufti Mahmood spoke: "Do you realize what you are talking about?" Asghar Khan shrugged-off the question and derogately uttered the word.