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despise
used in The Merry Wives of Windsor

3 uses
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Definition
to dislike strongly and to look down upon with disrespect
  • I do despise a liar as I do despise one that is false; or as I despise one that is not true.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Windsor; and the neighbourhood (22% in)
  • I do despise a liar as I do despise one that is false; or as I despise one that is not true.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Windsor; and the neighbourhood (22% in)
  • I do despise a liar as I do despise one that is false; or as I despise one that is not true.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Windsor; and the neighbourhood (22% in)

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