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How to Pronounce despise?

Correct pronunciation for the word "despise" is [dɪspˈa͡ɪz], [dɪspˈa‍ɪz], [d_ɪ_s_p_ˈaɪ_z].

Definition of despise

  1. To look down upon; to disdain; to scorn.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are similar-sounding words for despise?

What is the present tense of Despise?

  • The personal forms of the verb "despise" in the present tense are:

  • - I despise

  • - You despise

  • - He/she/it despises

  • - We despise

  • - You despise

  • - They despise
  • What is the past tense of Despise?

  • The personal forms of the verb "despise" in the past tense are:

  • 1. I despised

  • 2. You despised

  • 3. He/she/it despised

  • 4. We despised

  • 5. You despised

  • 6. They despised
  • What is the adjective for despise?

    The adjective form of the word "despise" is "despised".

    Usage over time for despise:

    This graph shows how "despise" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of despise?

    The plural form of the word "despise" is "despises"

    What is the singular form of despise?

    The singular form of the word "despise" is "despises"

    Synonyms for Despise:


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