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disdain
used in Northanger Abbey

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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
  • I have no patience with such of my sex as disdain to let themselves sometimes down to the comprehension of yours.
    Chapter 14 (70% in)

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