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despise

verb [T]  /dɪˈspɑɪz/ us  
to feel a strong dislike for someone or something that you think is bad or worthless: He adored his daughter, but despised his son.
Translations of “despise”
in Korean 경멸하다…
in Arabic يَكْرَه, يَزْدَري…
in French mépriser, dédaigner…
in Turkish aşağılamak, hor görmek, küçümsemek…
in Italian disprezzare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鄙視,蔑視, 厭惡…
in Russian презирать…
in Polish gardzić, pogardzać…
in Spanish despreciar, desdeñar…
in Portuguese desprezar…
in German verachten, verschmähen…
in Catalan menysprear…
in Japanese (人、物)を軽蔑する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鄙视,蔑视, 厌恶…
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