Definition and Meanings for despise
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Part of Speech of despise
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of despise
Meaning of despise
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to look down upon with disfavor or contempt; to contemn; to scorn; to disdain; to have a low opinion or contemptuous dislike of.