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disesteem

verb dis·es·teem \ ˌdis-ə-ˈstēm \

Definition of disesteem

: to regard with disfavor

Examples of disesteem in a Sentence

  1. a survey showing that both candidates are disesteemed by the majority of eligible voters

First Known Use of disesteem

1594

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disesteem

noun

Definition of disesteem

Examples of disesteem in a Sentence

  1. made clear his disesteem of her decision to pursue an acting career

  2. the medical researcher had fallen into great disesteem after having been caught faking her lab results

First Known Use of disesteem

1603

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