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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of being unworthy by virtue of lacking higher values.

Usage examples (13)
  • Adjective : a mean, despicable man
  • Her despicableness seems directly proportionate to her desperation.
  • If you can't separate a work of art from the despicableness of its creator, you have no business judging a film festival.
  • Not having risen above the level of reptiles and sharks, they showed no awareness of their own despicableness, and thus made no attempt to hide what they were. for more
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