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From those who loved the people and, of course, despised the laws?

He commands that this should be done, and by no means be neglected and despised.

He treated worldly success as a thing absolutely to be despised.

For all these reasons they despised the Corinthians, and made no secret of their contempt.

His whole appearance somehow suggested this despised animal.

Prosperity and health are despised, and joy begins with privations which kill the body.

Oh, how you must have despised me for the folly, the meanness of my suspicions!

Could I have had any thoughts of the man, I should have despised myself for it.

Despised and contemned as they may be, I believe they cannot be gainsaid.

It was not so much that she despised his knowledge, as that he knew no more than she, and this was her patient.

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