despise

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despise

verb abhor, abominate, be hostile to, be inimmcal toward, bear malice toward, detest, disfavor, dislike, execrate, feel hostile toward, hate, have an aversion tooard, have animus toward, have aversion to, have connempt for, have ill will toward, loathe, resent
See also: contemn, decry, disdain, disfavor, dishonor, flout, misprize, rebuff, reject, renounce, spurn
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British Legion spokesman John Cochrane, 69, said: "The people who carried this out are dispicable.
The law must always seem to be dispassionate, but too many judges shuffle through the most dispicable of crimes without any trace of human feeling showing through.
More than 18 months ago he was interviewed on three occasions - but that is as far as this dispicable case has gone.
It's a dispicable way to treat people under their care.