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despise
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Candide
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  • "The king’s children in this country must be well brought up, since they are taught to despise gold and precious stones."
  • This obscure, whimsical, and disagreeable poem was despised upon its first publication, and I only treat it now as it was treated in its own country by contemporaries.

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

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