Portuguese translation of 'disdain'
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He suffers no fools gladly, but pursues interesting people at any hour of day or night, for he has utter disdain for social convention.Earthly Powers: Religion and Politics in Europe from the Enlightenment to the Great War (2005)
A member of the church's all-male choir expressed his disdain.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
British aims were more subtle: to spread disdain and contempt for foreign occupiers.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Here in Edinburgh they are seething with jealousy, but adopting a veneer of lofty disdain.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The England manager expressed disdain at their lack of commitment, which he contrasted with his own pride at playing for his country.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He emerged from the pack as he has done so often before, mowing them down in the second half of the race with complete disdain.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
His fellow presenters have also shown their disdain for their soon-to-be former colleague.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It is not surprising that they showed such disdain.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
She looked me up and down and had complete disdain on her face from the way I looked.The Sun (2015)
Would we feel the same disdain for people who wrote postcards on the beach?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
One of the first things they learned was to disdain the outward show of religion.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: disdain NOUN
If you feel disdain for someone or something, you dislike them because you think that they are inferior or unimportant.
She looked at him with disdain.
British English: disdain VERB
If you disdain someone or something, you regard them with disdain.
She disdained the servants that her millions could buy.
Translation of disdain from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary