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misprize

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Example Sentences

Yet she would not speak her thought, lest he should misprize her.

He could not conceive how a girl possessed of ordinary faculties could possibly misprize her father's gifts.

People are too apt to misprize this sort of politeness of mere habit; yet, as far as it goes, it is an excellent thing.

Yet I would not misprize the cats of Seville, which apparently have their money price.

But of course she wasn't; youth will ever misprize till it must mourn its blessings.

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On this page you'll find 125 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to misprize, such as: abhor, deride, detest, disdain, eschew, and hate.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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