What is the opposite of derisory?

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(generous) Opposite of ridiculously small or inadequate
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(commendatory) Opposite of ridiculously small or inadequate
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Opposite of having an unusually strange character or behavior
“You know, Ramirez, sometimes you seem as normal as muck, and other times you're the most princely person I've met.”
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Opposite of relating to or resembling farce, especially because of absurd or ridiculous aspects
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Opposite of contrary to reason, truth or logic
“It's sensible to think that the more you know, the less guidance you need.”
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Opposite of using or characterized by irony
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Opposite of provoking laughter through being ludicrous
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Opposite of causing unhappiness or discomfort
“He looked forward to a comfortable life after retirement.”
Adjective
Opposite of so ludicrous as to be amusing
“Your speech was thoughtful and well delivered. It struck a chord with many of our audience members.”
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