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disdain
used in Henry VIII

2 uses
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Definition
a lack of respect — often suggesting distaste and an undeserved sense of superiority

or:

to reject as not good enough
  • The Cardinal in his passage fixeth his eye on Buckingham, and Buckingham on him, both full of disdain.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — London. An ante-chamber in the palace (56% in)
disdain = a lack of respect (for the other)
  • The Queen is obstinate, Stubborn to justice, apt to accuse it, and Disdainful to be tried by't; 'tis not well.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A hall in Black-Friars (55% in)

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