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disdainfully

See definition of disdainfully on Dictionary.com
  • as inaskance
  • as inpompously

synonyms for disdainfully

  • skeptically
  • suspiciously
  • askew
  • disapprovingly
  • dubiously
  • obliquely
  • sidelong
  • sideways
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How to use disdainfully in a sentence

Dishes prepared by Child, she snorted disdainfully, were merely good hotel fare, nothing special.
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Dazzled by the more lavish gifts, she looked listlessly and disdainfully at bodkins, three for twopence.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
He took the ten-dollar bank note from his pocket, straightened out the wrinkles and looked at it disdainfully.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
My father stopped, looked at me disdainfully, and contented himself with saying, "I believe you are mad."
CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
She smiled disdainfully, and a few deep wrinkles appeared on her pallid cheeks.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
Instead they obey the clucking of the mother hen, and "tweet" disdainfully at their haughty sire.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
He cast an indifferent glance at her, then began again to talk in a tender tone to the fair-haired lady, who smiled disdainfully.
LABOULAYE'S FAIRY BOOKVARIOUS
While he disdainfully distributed titles and ribbons among a clamouring crowd, he refused all such things for himself.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
Miss Rexhill shrugged her shoulders disdainfully, and resumed her seat.
HIDDEN GOLDWILDER ANTHONY
This time it was he who disdainfully sent her back to her dolls.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
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WORDS RELATED TO DISDAINFULLY

  • askew
  • disapprovingly
  • disdainfully
  • dubiously
  • obliquely
  • sidelong
  • sideways
  • skeptically
  • suspiciously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.