καταφρονέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κατά(katá, downwards) + φρονέω(phronéō, to think, to be arrogant)

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καταφρονέω (kataphronéō)

  1. to look down on, think slightly of
    1. (with accusative) to regard slightly, despise
    2. to be disdainful, deal contemptuously
    3. (with infinitive) to think contemptuously that..., to presume
  2. (with accusative, only in Ionian writers) to fix one's thoughts upon, aim at
  3. to come to one's senses

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