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despitefulness


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Despiteful  \De*spite"ful\,  a.  [See  {Despite},  and  cf 
  {Spiteful}.] 
  Full  of  despite;  expressing  malice  or  contemptuous  hate; 
  malicious.  --  {De*spite"ful*ly},  adv  --  {De*spite"ful*ness}, 
  n. 
 
  Haters  of  God,  despiteful,  proud,  boasters.  --Rom.  i. 
  30. 
 
  Pray  for  them  which  despitefully  use  you  --Matt.  v. 
  44. 
 
  Let  us  examine  him  with  despitefulness  and  fortune. 
  --Book  of 
  Wisdom  ii  19.