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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state in which esteem has been lost v. - Have little or no respect for.

Usage examples (31)
  • Containing infallible nostrums for procuring universal disesteem and hatred
  • I would not, therefore, be thought to disesteem or dissuade the study of nature.
  • Both, despite the disesteem it is fashionable to heap upon them, are honorable professions.
  • Nay, it is weakness and disesteem of a man's self, to put a man's life upon such ledger performances. for more
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