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disesteem

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 refusal to accept as right or desirable
  • made clear his disesteem of her decision to pursue an acting career

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2 the state of having lost the esteem of others
  • the medical researcher had fallen into great disesteem after having been caught faking her lab results

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disesteem

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of disesteem (Entry 2 of 2)

to hold an unfavorable opinion of
  • a survey showing that both candidates are disesteemed by the majority of eligible voters

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“Disesteem.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disesteem. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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