Despise – meaning of the word and examples

To feel a strong dislike for someone or something because you think that that person or thing is bad or has no value. (Cambridge Dictionary)

If you despise something or someone, you dislike them and have a very low opinion of them. (Collins Dictionary)

To look down on with contempt or aversion. (Merriam – Webster)

To regard as negligible, worthless, or distasteful. (Merriam – Webster)

Feel contempt or a deep repugnance for. (Oxford Dictionaries)


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