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Disdainfully Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    disdainfully adv
  1. in a proud and domineering manner; "he treated his staff cavalierly" [syn: cavalierly]
  2. without respect; in a disdainful manner; "she spoke of him contemptuously" [syn: contemptuously, scornfully, contumeliously, showing contempt]
Disdainfully Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Disdainful \Dis*dain"ful\, a. Full of disdain; expressing disdain; scornful; contemptuous; haughty. From these Turning disdainful to an equal good. --Akenside. -- Dis*dain"ful*ly, adv. -- Dis*dain"ful*ness, n.
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    * Think not disdainfully of death, but look on it with favor for even death is one of the things that Nature wills. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus


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    • Comic-Con: ‘True Blood’ Actress Slams Sarah Palin Over Non-Appearance On HBO Show (Video)
      UPDATES WITH VIDEO: True Blood may be into its final season, but the HBO show wasn’t treating its likely last Comic-Con appearance with anything but a ravenous appetite and a bit of bite. Specifically it was former GOP VP candidate Sarah Palin who got chomped. “She’ll weigh in on anything,” castmember Kristin Bauer van Straten said disdainfully of Palin re Read more on this news related to 'Disdainfully'

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