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disdain

noun [U]
 
 
/dɪsˈdeɪn/
a feeling of dislike towards someone or something and the opinion that they do not deserve any respect: His disdain for politicians is obvious.Feelings of dislike and hatred
disdainful adjective disdainful remarks disdainfully adverb
Translations of “disdain”
in Spanish desdén…
in French dédain…
in German die Verachtung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕視,蔑視,鄙視…
in Russian презрение…
in Turkish küçümseme, horlama, aşağılama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻视,蔑视,鄙视…
in Polish pogarda…
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