Definition of disdain noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    disdain

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//dɪsˈdeɪn//
     
    [uncountable, singular]
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1the feeling that someone or something is not good enough to deserve your respect or attention synonym contempt
  2. 2 to treat someone with disdain He turned his head away in disdain. disdain for somebody/something a disdain for the law
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: disdain

Other results

All matches