Example sentences for: despised

How can you use “despised” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Pansy couldn't understand why her name was music to my ears when she simply despised it.

  • The war against the Chechens, who are despised as Muslim terrorists in slavic Russia, is wildly popular, proof that Russian military power is returning.

  • Every public interest group despised it.

  • From that day forward, his social options are severely limited--to the other outcasts, Greenberg and Goldstein, who are, like him, in a despised religious minority.

  • "This may have cost NATO the moral high ground," declared John McLaughlin, invoking the moral-equivalence formula usually despised by conservatives.

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