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  • The boatman nodded towards the north of the bay with some disdain.
  • His mouth continued to twitch unspeaking in nervous curls of disdain.
  • (In disdain she saunters away, plump as a pampered pouter pigeon, humming the duet from Don Giovanni.

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  • She tries to be polite, but cannot hide her disdain for authority.
  • She has nothing but disdain for the notion that common people can regulate their own lives better than she can.

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