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Disesteem

Dis`es`teem´
n.1.Want of esteem; low estimation, inclining to dislike; disfavor; disrepute.
Disesteem and contempt of the public affairs.
- Milton.
v. t.1.To feel an absence of esteem for; to regard with disfavor or slight contempt; to slight.
[imp. & p. p. Disesteemed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Disesteeming.]
But if this sacred gift you disesteem.
- Denham.
Qualities which society does not disesteem.
- Ld. Lytton.
2.To deprive of esteem; to bring into disrepute; to cause to be regarded with disfavor.
What fables have you vexed, what truth redeemed,
Antiquities searched, opinions disesteemed?
- B. Jonson.
Noun1.disesteem - the state in which esteem has been lost
Antonyms:
esteem, respect, regard - the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded); "it is held in esteem"; "a man who has earned high regard"
Verb1.disesteem - have little or no respect for; hold in contempt
Synonyms: disrespect
Antonyms:
esteem, respect, value, prise, prize - regard highly; think much of; "I respect his judgement"; "We prize his creativity"
bad character, bad name, bad odor, bad report, bad reputation, bad repute, ban, be disrespectful, be overfamiliar with, blackball, blackballing, complaint, deprecate, dim view, disagreement, disappointment, disapprobation, disapproval, discommend, discontent, discontentedness, discontentment, discountenance, discourtesy, discredit, disenchantment, disfavor, disgruntlement, dishonor, disillusion, disillusionment, disparage, disparagement, displeasure, disrespect, disrespectfulness, dissatisfaction, dissent, distaste, evil repute, exclusion, frown, ill fame, ill repute, ill-favor, impudence, indignation, insolence, irreverence, lack of respect, low estimation, low opinion, make free with, not respect, object, objection, opposition, opposure, ostracism, poor reputation, protest, public dishonor, rank low, rejection, ridicule, shady reputation, shame, show disrespect for, take a liberty, take liberties with, thumbs-down, treat with disrespect, trifle with, unhappiness, unsavory reputation
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