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despise
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Persuasion
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  • From his wife’s account of him she could discern Mr Smith to have been a man of warm feelings, easy temper, careless habits, and not strong understanding, much more amiable than his friend, and very unlike him, led by him, and probably despised by him.

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  • She despises the people he has to work for.
  • They despise each other.

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