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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·dain·ful a. Full of disdain; expressing disdain; scornful; contemptuous; haughty.
 From these
 Turning disdainful to an equal good.   --Akenside.
 -- Dis*dain*ful*ly, adv. -- Dis*dain*ful*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: in a proud and domineering manner; "he treated his staff
             cavalierly" [syn: cavalierly]
      2: without respect; in a disdainful manner; "she spoke of him
         contemptuously" [syn: contemptuously, scornfully, contumeliously,
          showing contempt]