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disdainfulness


  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]: 
 
  disdainfulness 
  n  :  the  trait  of  displaying  arrogance  by  patronizing  those 
  considered  inferior  [syn:  {condescension},  {superciliousness}] 




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