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misprision

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  1. 1 open dislike for someone or something considered unworthy of one's concern or respect his intense misprision for comic books and other “trash literature” is well known Synonyms of misprision contemptuousness, despisement, despite, despitefulness, disdain, contempt, scornWords Related to misprision abhorrence, abomination, detestation, execration, hate, hatred, loathing, lovelessness; cattiness, hatefulness, invidiousness, malevolence, malice, maliciousness, malignancy, malignity, meanness, spite, spitefulness; aversion, disgust, distaste, horror, odium, repugnance, repulsion, revulsion; animosity, antagonism, antipathy, bitterness, enmity, gall, grudge, hostility, jealousy, pique, resentment; bile, jaundice, rancor, spleen, venom, vindictiveness, virulence, vitriol; aspersion, belittlement, deprecation, depreciation, detraction, diminishment, disparagement; derision, mockery, ridicule; abuse, invective, vituperation; censure, condemnation, denunciationNear Antonyms of misprision acceptance, tolerance; adoration, adulation, deference, deification, glorification, idolatry, idolization, lionization, reverence, veneration, worship; affection, fancy, fondness, liking, loveAntonyms of misprision admiration, esteem, estimation, favor, regard, respect

  2. 2 the nonperformance of an assigned or expected action an elected official charged with misprision and bribery Synonyms of misprision default, delinquency, dereliction, failure, neglect, negligence, nonfeasance, oversightWords Related to misprision carelessness, heedlessness, inadvertence, inadvertency, laxityNear Antonyms of misprision compliance, discharge, fulfillment (or fulfilment)


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