disdain


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Synonyms for disdain

Synonyms for disdain

to regard with utter contempt and disdain

the feeling of despising

Synonyms for disdain

lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike

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a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient

look down on with disdain

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Thus, self-deluding, and in bondage sore, And wearing out the wretched shred of life To which I am reduced by her disdain, I'll give this soul and body to the winds, All hopeless of a crown of bliss in store.
Beneath the stone before your eyes The body of a lover lies; In life he was a shepherd swain, In death a victim to disdain.
Not that he was a profound politician, nor was he borrowing trouble about the possible consequences of the marriage of his cousin Marguerite de Bourgoyne to his cousin Charles, Dauphin de Vienne; nor as to how long the good understanding which had been patched up between the Duke of Austria and the King of France would last; nor how the King of England would take this disdain of his daughter.
The disdain of Juno and the sulky fits of temper of Jupiter could not resist this excess of kindly feeling and polite attention.
He approached; his countenance bespoke bitter anguish, combined with disdain and malignity, while its unearthly ugliness rendered it almost too horrible for human eyes.
Let your compassion be moved, and do not disdain me.
Because, there being in the one disdain and in the other suspicion, it is not possible for them to work well together.
As we do not disdain to borrow wit or wisdom from any man who is capable of lending us either, we have condescended to take a hint from these honest victuallers, and shall prefix not only a general bill of fare to our whole entertainment, but shall likewise give the reader particular bills to every course which is to be served up in this and the ensuing volumes.
Often quoted during PM May's reshuffle to show disdain and to indicate that any Tory politician who fits that description is not welcome in government.
IANS Thiruvananthapuram A Communist Party of India (CPI) leader on Tuesday compared Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump, saying all three treat the media with disdain.
Trump's despicable messaging represents all the worst parts of our national conversation, which explains the public's disdain for this historical monument to him.
Summary: Kataeb President MP Sami Gemayel voiced disdain Thursday for the exclusion of Maj.
This is yet more proof of the arrogance of the English establishment and the disdain with which they treat Wales and the Welsh.
Here's a look back at our four-part Hurting for Work project, a series on how disdain for government regulation sparked a "Texas miracle" economy - while tearing down protections for the workers who built it.
Murray sliced, spun and prodded his opponent around his plate with almost distracted disdain.