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disdain
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • an arrogant, disdainful smile
  • ’I thought it might be that,’ said Sirius, casting a disdainful look at the opposite wall.
  • ’You are raving,’ said Professor McGonagall, superbly disdainful.

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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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