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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disdainful  \Dis*dain"ful\,  a. 
  Full  of  disdain;  expressing  disdain;  scornful;  contemptuous; 
  haughty. 
 
  From  these  Turning  disdainful  to  an  equal  good. 
  --Akenside. 
  --  {Dis*dain"ful*ly},  adv  --  {Dis*dain"ful*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disdainfully 
  adv  1:  in  a  proud  and  domineering  manner;  "he  treated  his  staff 
  cavalierly"  [syn:  {cavalierly}] 
  2:  without  respect;  in  a  disdainful  manner;  "she  spoke  of  him 
  contemptuously"  [syn:  {contemptuously},  {scornfully},  {contumeliously}, 
  {showing  contempt}] 




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