con·​spue | \ kənzˈpyü, -nˈsp- \

Definition of conspue

: to spurn with contempt as if by spitting upon

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History and Etymology for conspue

French conspuer, from Latin conspuere, from com- + spuere to spit

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“Conspue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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