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look down on or upon

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of look down on or upon

  1. to show contempt for I am tired of the way they look down on us like we aren't good enough for them Synonyms contemn, dis (also diss) [slang], disdain, disrespect, high-hat, scorn (on or upon), slight, sniff (at), snoot, snubRelated Words scout; abhor, abominate, despise, detest, execrate, hate, loathe; belittle, deplore, deprecate, disparage; disapprove (of), discountenance, disfavor, frown (on or upon)Near Antonyms cherish, prize, treasure, value; admire, esteem, lionize; hallow, revere, venerate, worship; accept, appreciate, approve (of), care (for), countenance, favor, OK (or okay), subscribe (to)Antonyms honor, respect


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