de·spi·ca·ble /dɪˈspɪkəbəl, ˈdɛs(ˌ)pɪ-/
Des·pi·ca·ble a. Fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless; as, a despicable man; despicable company; a despicable gift.
Syn: -- Contemptible; mean; vile; worthless; pitiful; paltry; sordid; low; base. See Contemptible.
adj 1: worthy only of being despised and rejected; "a contemptible
lack of courage"; "A little, wretched, despicable
creature, a worm, a mere nothing...that has risen up
in contempt against the majesty of Heaven and earth"-
Jonathan Edwards [syn: contemptible]
2: morally reprehensible; "would do something as despicable as
murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery
appalled them" [syn: ugly, vile, unworthy]