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  Definition of despise
  1. look down on with disdain; "He despises the people he has to work for"; "The professor scorns the students who don''t catch on immediately"
Similar Words: contemn, scorn, disdain

 

Derivational Morphology: contempt, disdain, scorn, despite, sneerer, scorner, despisal, despising

 

Anagrams: pedesis

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 藐視   Dutch: verachten  
Finnish: halveksia   French: dédaigner  
German: verachten   Hindi: tusch lekhana  
Italian: disprezzare   Japanese: 軽蔑  
Korean: 괄시   Portuguese: desprezar  
Russian: презреть   Spanish: desdeñar  
 
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