despise - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate despise

despise is hyphenated as de-spise

How to pronounce despise

despise is pronounced dɪ´s p äɪz

Number of syllables in despise

The number of syllables in despise is 2

What part of speech in despise?

despise is a transitive verb

How common in the word despise?

despise is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does despise convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'despise'

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Common collocations before 'despise'

did, does, even, hate, knew, man, men, might, much, right, seem, small, thought, time, will

Common collocations of 'despise'

child, come, did, does, done, even, hate, knew, know, look, made, man, men, might, much, now, people, really, right, see, seem, should, small, son, think, thought, time, well, will, young

Words with similar spelling to despise

despite

List of anagrams of despise

pedesis

Common Verb Collocations of despise

accustom, affect, afford, be, begin, can, come, dare, dislike, do, hate, have, know, lead, learn, let, make, may, must, ought, pretend, profess, say, should, teach, tempt, will, wilt, use, Let

Common Adjective Collocations of despise

able, apt, fine, first, former, gay, gold, good, great, impossible, incline, little, mean, much, only, other, own, poor, rich, right, same, savage, secret, small, such, true, vulgar, weak, well, young

Common Conjunction Collocations of despise

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing despise

Words with similar spelling to despite
Synonyms of 'abjure'
Synonyms of 'brush aside'
Synonyms of 'Chuck'
Synonyms of 'contemn'
Synonyms of 'contradict'
Synonyms of 'decline'
Synonyms of 'demean'
Synonyms of 'denigrate'
Synonyms of 'deny'
Synonyms of 'deprecate'
Synonyms of 'depreciate'
Synonyms of 'deride'
Synonyms of 'disapprove'
Synonyms of 'discard'
Synonyms of 'disclaim'
Synonyms of 'discount'
Synonyms of 'disdain'
Synonyms of 'dislike'
Synonyms of 'dismiss'
Synonyms of 'disown'
Synonyms of 'disparage'
Synonyms of 'disregard'
Synonyms of 'except'
Synonyms of 'exclude'
Synonyms of 'flout'
Synonyms of 'forswear'
Common Verb Collocations of affected
Common Verb Collocations of affects
Common Verb Collocations of disliked
Common Verb Collocations of defied
Common Verb Collocations of defying
Common Verb Collocations of detested
Common Verb Collocations of eats
Common Verb Collocations of fools
Common Verb Collocations of forsaken
Common Verb Collocations of grimacing
Common Verb Collocations of gory
Common Verb Collocations of galled
Common Verb Collocations of grasps
Common Verb Collocations of hate
Common Verb Collocations of hated
Common Verb Collocations of hates
Common Verb Collocations of heartily
Common Verb Collocations of hating
Common Verb Collocations of ignores
Common Verb Collocations of jobbery
Common Verb Collocations of loathed
Common Verb Collocations of leeks
Common Verb Collocations of li
Common Verb Collocations of loathe
Common Verb Collocations of levies
Common Verb Collocations of mocked
Common Verb Collocations of magnificence
Common Verb Collocations of minions
Common Verb Collocations of meanness
Common Verb Collocations of meanest
Common Verb Collocations of neglected
Common Verb Collocations of nomad
Common Verb Collocations of neglects
Common Verb Collocations of nobilities
Common Adjective Collocations of nestle
Common Noun Collocations of overmuch
Common Verb Collocations of ornaments
Common Verb Collocations of oppressed
Common Verb Collocations of outcast
Common Verb Collocations of ogling
Common Verb Collocations of ousted
Common Verb Collocations of ostentation
Common Verb Collocations of ostracized
Common Verb Collocations of oppressions
Common Verb Collocations of rejected
Common Verb Collocations of rattle
Common Verb Collocations of righteous
Common Verb Collocations of riches
Common Verb Collocations of rangers
Common Verb Collocations of shame
Common Verb Collocations of scraped
Common Verb Collocations of shrank
Common Verb Collocations of trampled
Common Verb Collocations of troopers
Common Verb Collocations of upholstery
Common Verb Collocations of utterances
Common Verb Collocations of uncrowned
Common Verb Collocations of unscientific
Common Verb Collocations of unlettered
Common Verb Collocations of unromantic
Common Verb Collocations of unpolished