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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Despise(0.01098 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Despise.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v : 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” [syn: contemn, scorn, disdain]
English → English (gcide)
Despise \De*spise"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Despised; p. pr. &
vb. n. Despising.] [OF. despis-, in some forms of despire
to despise, fr. L. despicere, despectum, to look down upon,
despise; de- + spicere, specere, to look. See Spy, and cf.
To look down upon with disfavor or contempt; to contemn; to
scorn; to disdain; to have a low opinion or contemptuous
Fools despise wisdom and instruction. --Prov. i. 7.
Men naturally despise those who court them, but respect
those who do not give way to them. --Jowett
Syn: To contemn; scorn; disdain; slight; undervalue. See