Part of speech:
Vain or disappointing effort; futility
(Informal, Chiefly Brit.) A foolish, contemptible person
(Med.) Damage or injury to tissues or organs of the body
To ignore or disregard (a rule or convention, for example) in an open or defiant way:
To eat up greedily.
To say in a playful or mocking way:
To utter with a grimace or contemptuous expression; to say sneeringly.
To ridicule is to make fun of someone.
To deride, heckle, or tease:
Mock is to tease someone or make someone the object of scorn, or to mimic or imitate someone to get laughs or to insult the person.
To shift from one side of a ship to the other when the stern passes across a following or quartering wind
To eat gluttonously or devour greedily.
To eat greedily or rapidly.
To laugh derisively (at); sneer or jeer (at)
(Informal, vulgar) To perform oral sex on someone.
The definition of despise is to strongly dislike, or to treat with scorn.
(Chiefly Literary) To treat or think of with contempt; scorn
To knowingly say that something is smaller or less important than it actually is.
To observe and evaluate (a talented person), as for possible hiring.
To feel a triumphant or exultant sense of well-being:
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
Due regard for something considered important or authoritative:
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