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contemptible
used in This Side of Paradise

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Definition
very bad (deserving no respect)
  • Those qualities for which he had suffered, his moodiness, his tendency to pose, his laziness, and his love of playing the fool, were now taken as a matter of course, recognized eccentricities in a star quarter-back, a clever actor, and the editor of the St. Regis Tattler: it puzzled him to see impressionable small boys imitating the very vanities that had not long ago been contemptible weaknesses.
    1.1 — Amory, Son of Beatrice (88% in)

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