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disesteem

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of disesteem

  1. 1 refusal to accept as right or desirable made clear his disesteem of her decision to pursue an acting career Synonyms of disesteem deprecation, disapprobation, discountenance, disapproval, disfavor, dislike, displeasureWords Related to disesteem disrelish, distaste; rejection, thumbs-down; blame, censure, condemnation, criticism, denunciation, dispraise, opprobrium, reprehension, reproach, reprobation; antagonism, antipathy, hostility; belittlement, disparagement, objection, oppositionNear Antonyms of disesteem acclaim, commendation, praise; endorsement (also indorsement), sanction, thumbs-up; empathy, sympathyAntonyms of disesteem approbation, approval, favor

  2. 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 Synonyms of disesteem discredit, disgrace, dishonor, disrepute, ignominy, infamy, obloquy, odium, opprobrium, reproach, shameWords Related to disesteem scandal; contempt, despite, disdain, scorn; deprecation, disapprobation, disapproval, disfavor; abasement, debasement, debasing, degradation, dust, humbling, humiliation; blot, brand, shadow, slur, smirch, spot, stain, stigma, taintNear Antonyms of disesteem admiration, appreciation, estimation, regard; awe, fear, reverence; fame, glory, renown, reputeAntonyms of disesteem esteem, honor, respect


disesteem

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of disesteem

  1. to hold an unfavorable opinion of a survey showing that both candidates are disesteemed by the majority of eligible voters Synonyms of disesteem deprecate, discountenance, disapprove, disfavor, dislike, frown (on or upon), mislike, reprove, tsk-tsk, tut (over or about), tut-tut (over or about)Words Related to disesteem disrelish, object (to), pooh-pooh (also pooh), reject, reprehend, reprobate, scorn; censure, condemn, criticize, denounce, discommend; chide, rebuke, reproach, scoldNear Antonyms of disesteem endorse (also indorse), sanction, support; adore, delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), love, relish, revel (in)Antonyms of disesteem approve, favor, like


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