Here’s today’s word I love…
noun: disdain; plural noun: disdains
the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one’s consideration or respect.
“her upper lip curled in disdain”
synonyms: contempt, scorn, scornfulness, contemptuousness, derision, disrespect; More
disparagement, condescension, superciliousness, hauteur, haughtiness, arrogance, lordliness, snobbishness, aloofness, indifference, dismissiveness;
distaste, dislike, disgust;
“she looked at him with open disdain”
antonyms: admiration, respect
verb: disdain; 3rd person present: disdains; past tense: disdained; past participle: disdained; gerund or present participle: disdaining
consider to be unworthy of one’s consideration.
“he disdained his patients as an inferior rabble”
synonyms: scorn, deride, pour scorn on, regard with contempt, show contempt for, be contemptuous about, sneer at, sniff at, curl one’s lip at, pooh-pooh, look down on, belittle, undervalue, slight; More
…great word, under used, to accompany Today Photo on My Daily Snap blog.