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despise

[dɪ'spaɪz] брит. / амер.

гл.

презирать, относиться с презрением

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I daren't tell a fib. I despise myself quit enough as it is.'
Я не смею солгать тебе, Дик, я и так уже достаточно презираю себя.
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard / The Light That FailedКиплинг, Джозеф Редьярд / Свет погас
Свет погас
Киплинг, Джозеф Редьярд
© "Издательство П. П. Сойкина", 1915
The Light That Failed
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard
© 2011 by Victorian Secrets
Well, here he is amongst us; that means he is ours, and we can afford to despise everything else!
Ну, вот он и есть у нас; это, значит, наш, а на все остальное мы наплевать!
Тургенев, И.С. / ДымTurgenev, I.S. / Smoke
Smoke
Turgenev, I.S.
© 1919, by BONI & LIVERIGHT, Inc.
Дым
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Правда", 1979
"If he doesn't believe in people, of course, he does despise them."
Коль не верит, то конечно и презирает.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
"You do despise me, though!
-- А вы-таки меня презираете!
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
You have not, I hope, learned to despise my pipe and my lamentable tobacco?
Надеюсь, вы еще не презираете мой жалкий табак и трубку?
Conan Doyle, Arthur / The Adventure of the Mazarin StoneКонан Дойль, Артур / Камень Мазарини
Камень Мазарини
Конан Дойль, Артур
© "Правда", 1966
© перевод А. Поливановой
The Adventure of the Mazarin Stone
Conan Doyle, Arthur
He did this very circumstantially, and everyone realised that, although he professed to despise that suspicion, he thought the subject of great importance.
Сделал он это весьма обстоятельно, и все поняли, что несмотря на всё выказываемое им презрение к этому предположению, он всё-таки считал его весьма важным.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Men are naturally base and like to love from fear. Don't give in to such love, and never cease to despise it.
Люди по природе своей низки и любят любить из страху; не поддавайся на такую любовь и не переставай презирать.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / A Raw YouthДостоевский, Фёдор / Подросток
Подросток
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Советская Россия", 1979
A Raw Youth
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Orcs and goblins despise dwarves more than anything else alive, and Kessell’s straightforward plan flew from their minds at the mere sight of Bruenor and his kin.
Орки и гоблины ненавидели дворфов больше всего на свете, и они мигом забыли о четком плане похода.
Salvatore, Robert / The Crystal ShardСальваторе, Роберт / Магический кристалл
Магический кристалл
Сальваторе, Роберт
© 1988 TSR, Inc.
© С. Топоров, перевод, 2008
© ООО "Фантастика", 2008
The Crystal Shard
Salvatore, Robert
© 1988 TSR, Inc.
"Liza, do you despise me?" I asked, looking at her fixedly, trembling with impatience to know what she was thinking.
— Лиза, ты презираешь меня? — сказал я, смотря на нее в упор, дрожа от нетерпения узнать, что она думает.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / Notes from the UndergroundДостоевский, Фёдор / Записки из подполья
Записки из подполья
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Наука", 1989
Notes from the Underground
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2008 by Classic House Books
Peeps cower when confronted with their old obsessions, despise their loved ones, and flee from any signifier of home.
Инферны съеживаются, столкнувшись со своими прежними привязанностями, презирают тех, кого любили, и убегают прочь от всего, что связано с их домом.
Westerfeld, Scott / PeepsВестерфельд, Скотт / Армия ночи
Армия ночи
Вестерфельд, Скотт
© Перевод. Б.Жужунава, 2009
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
© 2005 by Scott Westerfield
Peeps
Westerfeld, Scott
© 2005 Scott Westerfield
'Oh, my dear young friend,' replied Mr. Stiggins, 'I despise them all.
— О мой молодой друг! — отозвался мистер Стиггинс. — Я презираю их все.
Dickens, Charles / The Pickwick PapersДиккенс, Чарльз / Посмертные записки Пиквикского Клуба
Посмертные записки Пиквикского Клуба
Диккенс, Чарльз
© ООО "Издательство Астрель", 2010
The Pickwick Papers
Dickens, Charles
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1993
Yes," cried Ivan Dmitritch, getting angry again, "you despise suffering, but I'll be bound if you pinch your finger in the door you will howl at the top of your voice."
Да! - опять рассердился Иван Дмитрич. - Страдания презираете, а небось прищеми вам дверью палец, так заорете во все горло!
Чехов, А.П. / Палата No. 6Chekhov, A. / Ward No. 6
Ward No. 6
Chekhov, A.
© 2009 Rowland Classics
Палата No. 6
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Наука", 1974
I've shaken off my old self with horror, with horror; I despise him and am ashamed of him, and the new man who has been in me since yesterday will not let me go away.
От прежнего самого себя я отшатнулся с ужасом, с ужасом, презираю и стыжусь его, а тот новый человек, который во мне со вчерашнего дня, не пускает меня уехать.
Чехов, А.П. / ЖенаChekhov, A. / The wife
The wife
Chekhov, A.
© 1st World Library - Literary Society, 2004
Жена
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Наука", 1974
The king's children in this country must be well brought up, since they are taught to despise gold and precious stones."
Должно быть, королевским детям дали в этой стране на диво хорошее воспитание, потому что они приучены презирать золото и драгоценные камни.
Voltaire / CandideВольтер / Кандид
Кандид
Вольтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
Candide
Voltaire
© 1918 by BONI & LIVERIGHT, INC.
You simply despise her.
Вы просто ее презираете.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / Crime and PunishmentДостоевский, Фёдор / Преступление и наказание
Преступление и наказание
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1970
Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2009 Rhodes Media

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despise1/3
dɪ'spaɪzVerbпрезирать; относиться с презрениемExamples

to despise utterly — глубоко презирать
I despised him for his cowardice. — Я презирал его за трусость.

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Verb

  1. 1.

    презирать

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Collocations

begin to despise
запрезирать

Word forms

despise

verb
Basic forms
Pastdespised
Imperativedespise
Present Participle (Participle I)despising
Past Participle (Participle II)despised
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I despisewe despise
you despiseyou despise
he/she/it despisesthey despise
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am despisingwe are despising
you are despisingyou are despising
he/she/it is despisingthey are despising
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have despisedwe have despised
you have despisedyou have despised
he/she/it has despisedthey have despised
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been despisingwe have been despising
you have been despisingyou have been despising
he/she/it has been despisingthey have been despising
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I despisedwe despised
you despisedyou despised
he/she/it despisedthey despised
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was despisingwe were despising
you were despisingyou were despising
he/she/it was despisingthey were despising
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had despisedwe had despised
you had despisedyou had despised
he/she/it had despisedthey had despised
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been despisingwe had been despising
you had been despisingyou had been despising
he/she/it had been despisingthey had been despising
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will despisewe shall/will despise
you will despiseyou will despise
he/she/it will despisethey will despise
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be despisingwe shall/will be despising
you will be despisingyou will be despising
he/she/it will be despisingthey will be despising
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have despisedwe shall/will have despised
you will have despisedyou will have despised
he/she/it will have despisedthey will have despised
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been despisingwe shall/will have been despising
you will have been despisingyou will have been despising
he/she/it will have been despisingthey will have been despising
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would despisewe should/would despise
you would despiseyou would despise
he/she/it would despisethey would despise
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be despisingwe should/would be despising
you would be despisingyou would be despising
he/she/it would be despisingthey would be despising
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have despisedwe should/would have despised
you would have despisedyou would have despised
he/she/it would have despisedthey would have despised
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been despisingwe should/would have been despising
you would have been despisingyou would have been despising
he/she/it would have been despisingthey would have been despising
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am despisedwe are despised
you are despisedyou are despised
he/she/it is despisedthey are despised
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being despisedwe are being despised
you are being despisedyou are being despised
he/she/it is being despisedthey are being despised
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been despisedwe have been despised
you have been despisedyou have been despised
he/she/it has been despisedthey have been despised
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was despisedwe were despised
you were despisedyou were despised
he/she/it was despisedthey were despised
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being despisedwe were being despised
you were being despisedyou were being despised
he/she/it was being despisedthey were being despised
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been despisedwe had been despised
you had been despisedyou had been despised
he/she/it had been despisedthey had been despised
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be despisedwe shall/will be despised
you will be despisedyou will be despised
he/she/it will be despisedthey will be despised
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been despisedwe shall/will have been despised
you will have been despisedyou will have been despised
he/she/it will have been despisedthey will have been despised