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tr.v. dis·es·teemed, dis·es·teem·ing, dis·es·teems
To hold in disfavor.
Lack of esteem; disfavor.
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(tr) to think little of
lack of esteem
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1. to hold in low regard.n.
2. lack of esteem; disfavor.
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Past participle: disesteemed
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|Noun||1.||disesteem - the state in which esteem has been lost|
|Verb||1.||disesteem - have little or no respect for; hold in contempt|
consider, regard, view, reckon, see - deem to be; "She views this quite differently from me"; "I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do"
undervalue - esteem lightly
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