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See definition of despisable on Dictionary.com
  • as incontemptible
  • as inshabby
  • as insorry

synonyms for despisable

  • abhorrent
  • abominable
  • disgusting
  • hateful
  • odious
  • vile
  • worthless
  • abject
  • bad
  • base
  • beggarly
  • cheap
  • crass
  • currish
  • degenerate
  • detestable
  • dirty
  • heel
  • ignoble
  • ignominious
  • inferior
  • low
  • low-down
  • lowest
  • mean
  • outcast
  • paltry
  • pitiable
  • pitiful
  • poor
  • sad
  • scummy
  • scurvy
  • shabby
  • sordid
  • sorry
  • swinish
  • unworthy
  • wretched

antonyms for despisable

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  • delightful
  • kind
  • likeable
  • lovable
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • admirable
  • admired
  • good
  • honorable
  • loved
  • respectable
  • worthy
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How to use despisable in a sentence

They have a great fishing trade here, as well for supply of the country as for merchandise, and the towns are not despisable.
FROM LONDON TO LAND'S ENDDANIEL DEFOE
Anything but resentment there would have been unnatural, not to say inhuman and despisable, in a daughter.
V. V.'S EYESHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
Hech, but it be a despisable thing to rin open mouth to the—I'll no mention whae—for their greed o' meat.
THE THREE PERILS OF MAN, VOL. 3 (OF 3)JAMES HOGG
A peddler without goods and without money is sure to be despisable.
THE SPYJ. FENIMORE COOPER
“And then you will be despisable,” said the housekeeper bitterly.
THE SPYJ. FENIMORE COOPER
The' hain't nothin' more despisable than a body 'at goes meachin' around like some old sheep-stealin' houn' dog.
THE MOUNTAIN GIRLPAYNE ERSKINE
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