GRE Word List


to look down on with disrespect or aversion

The meaning of the word despise is to look down on with disrespect or aversion.

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decadencethe process of becoming decadent : the quality or state of being decadent
brazenmade of brass
dolorouscausing, marked by, or expressing misery or grief
dispatchto send off or away with promptness or speed
covenanta usually formal, solemn, and binding agreement : compact
expansivehaving a capacity or a tendency to expand
enraptureto fill with delight
jostleto come in contact or into collision
inhibitedto prohibit from doing something
resurgeto undergo a resurgence