despising

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

despising

  1. present participle of despise

Noun[edit]

despising (plural despisings)

  1. An act of despising.
    • (Can we date this quote by Richard Rolle and provide title, author's full name, and other details?), The Fire of Love
      And sometimes despisings, reproofs, scorns, and slanders are raised against him, and therefore it is needful to take the shield of patience []