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despise
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • that’s what it was… despicable cowardice… if I wasn’t worried what would happen to you students without me, I’d resign in protest.’
  • You would be protected by an ancient magic of which he knows, which he despises, and which he has always, therefore, underestimated — to his cost.

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

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