Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary(v. t.) To look down upon with disfavor or contempt; to contemn; to scorn; to disdain; to have a low opinion or contemptuous dislike of.
Greek1848. exoutheneo -- to despise, treat with contempt
... to despise, treat with contempt. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: exoutheneo
Phonetic Spelling: (ex-oo-then-eh'-o) Short Definition: I ignore, despise ...
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1847. exoudeneo -- to despise, treat with contempt
4065. periphroneo -- to examine on all sides, to despise
2706. kataphroneo -- to think little of
3643. oligoreo -- to esteem lightly
818. atimazo -- to dishonor
114. atheteo -- to do away with what has been laid down, set aside
3049. logizomai -- to reckon, to consider
Strong's Hebrew936. buz -- to despise
... 935, 936. buz. 937 . to despise. Transliteration: buz Phonetic Spelling:
(booz) Short Definition: despise. Word Origin a prim. root ...
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959. bazah -- to despise
960. bazoh -- to despise
5006. naats -- to spurn, treat with contempt
7043. qalal -- to be slight, swift or trifling
3988. ma'ac -- to reject
7034. qalah -- to be lightly esteemed or dishonored
7751c. shut -- to treat with despite
2107. zul -- to lavish
7590. shat -- that which is despised
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ThesaurusDespise (64 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceDespise (64 Occurrences)
Matthew 6:24 "No one can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other; or else he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You can't serve both God and Mammon.
Matthew 18:10 See that you don't despise one of these little ones, for I tell you that in heaven their angels always see the face of my Father who is in heaven.
Luke 16:13 No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to one, and despise the other. You aren't able to serve God and mammon."
Romans 2:4 Or do you despise the riches of his goodness, forbearance, and patience, not knowing that the goodness of God leads you to repentance?
Romans 14:3 Don't let him who eats despise him who doesn't eat. Don't let him who doesn't eat judge him who eats, for God has accepted him.
Romans 14:10 But you, why do you judge your brother? Or you again, why do you despise your brother? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.
1 Corinthians 11:22 What, don't you have houses to eat and to drink in? Or do you despise God's assembly, and put them to shame who don't have? What shall I tell you? Shall I praise you? In this I don't praise you.
1 Corinthians 16:11 Therefore let no one despise him. But set him forward on his journey in peace, that he may come to me; for I expect him with the brothers.
Galatians 4:14 That which was a temptation to you in my flesh, you didn't despise nor reject; but you received me as an angel of God, even as Christ Jesus.
1 Thessalonians 4:8 He therefore that despiseth, despiseth not man, but God, who hath also given unto us his holy Spirit.
1 Thessalonians 5:20 Don't despise prophesies.
1 Timothy 4:12 Let no man despise your youth; but be an example to those who believe, in word, in your way of life, in love, in spirit, in faith, and in purity.
1 Timothy 6:2 Those who have believing masters, let them not despise them, because they are brothers, but rather let them serve them, because those who partake of the benefit are believing and beloved. Teach and exhort these things.
Titus 2:15 Say these things and exhort and reprove with all authority. Let no man despise you.
Hebrews 12:5 And ye have forgotten the exhortation which speaketh unto you as unto children, My son, despise not thou the chastening of the Lord, nor faint when thou art rebuked of him:
2 Peter 2:10 but chiefly those who walk after the flesh in the lust of defilement, and despise authority. Daring, self-willed, they are not afraid to speak evil of dignitaries;
Jude 1:8 Yet in like manner these also in their dreaming defile the flesh, despise authority, and slander celestial beings.
Genesis 16:4 He went in to Hagar, and she conceived. When she saw that she had conceived, her mistress was despised in her eyes.
Leviticus 26:15 And if ye shall despise my statutes, or if your soul abhor my judgments, so that ye will not do all my commandments, but that ye break my covenant:
Leviticus 26:44 And yet for all that, when they are in the land of their enemies, I will not despise them, and will not abhor them, to make an end of them utterly, to break my covenant with them, for I am Jehovah their God.
Numbers 14:11 Yahweh said to Moses, "How long will this people despise me? and how long will they not believe in me, for all the signs which I have worked among them?
Deuteronomy 31:20 For when I shall have brought them into the land which I swore to their fathers, flowing with milk and honey, and they shall have eaten and filled themselves, and grown fat; then will they turn to other gods, and serve them, and despise me, and break my covenant.
1 Samuel 2:30 "Therefore Yahweh, the God of Israel, says,'I said indeed that your house, and the house of your father, should walk before me forever.' But now Yahweh says,'Be it far from me; for those who honor me I will honor, and those who despise me shall be lightly esteemed.
1 Samuel 10:27 But certain worthless fellows said, "How shall this man save us?" They despised him, and brought him no present. But he held his peace.
2 Samuel 12:14 only, because thou hast caused the enemies of Jehovah greatly to despise by this thing, also the son who is born to thee doth surely die.'
2 Samuel 19:43 The men of Israel answered the men of Judah, and said, "We have ten parts in the king, and we have also more claim to David than you. Why then did you despise us, that our advice should not be first had in bringing back our king?" The words of the men of Judah were fiercer than the words of the men of Israel.
Nehemiah 2:19 But when Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem the Arabian, heard it, they ridiculed us, and despised us, and said, What is this thing that you do? will you rebel against the king?
Esther 1:17 For this deed of the queen shall come abroad unto all women, so that they shall despise their husbands in their eyes, when it shall be reported, The king Ahasuerus commanded Vashti the queen to be brought in before him, but she came not.
Job 5:17 "Behold, happy is the man whom God corrects. Therefore do not despise the chastening of the Almighty.
Job 9:21 I am blameless. I don't respect myself. I despise my life.
Job 10:3 Is it good to you that you should oppress, that you should despise the work of your hands, and smile on the counsel of the wicked?
Job 19:18 Even young children despise me. If I arise, they speak against me.
Job 31:13 "If I have despised the cause of my male servant or of my female servant, when they contended with me;
Job 36:5 "Behold, God is mighty, and doesn't despise anyone. He is mighty in strength of understanding.
Job 42:6 Therefore I abhor myself, and repent in dust and ashes."
Psalms 36:4 He plots iniquity on his bed. He sets himself in a way that is not good. He doesn't abhor evil.
Psalms 51:17 The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit. A broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.
Psalms 69:33 For Yahweh hears the needy, and doesn't despise his captive people.
Psalms 73:20 As a dream when one wakes up, so, Lord, when you awake, you will despise their fantasies.
Psalms 74:10 Till when, O God, doth an adversary reproach? Doth an enemy despise thy name for ever?
Psalms 102:17 He has responded to the prayer of the destitute, and has not despised their prayer.
Psalms 119:163 I am full of hate and disgust for false words; but I am a lover of your law.
Proverbs 1:7 The fear of Yahweh is the beginning of knowledge; but the foolish despise wisdom and instruction.
Proverbs 3:11 My son, don't despise Yahweh's discipline, neither be weary of his reproof:
Proverbs 6:30 Men don't despise a thief, if he steals to satisfy himself when he is hungry:
Proverbs 23:9 Don't speak in the ears of a fool, for he will despise the wisdom of your words.
Proverbs 23:22 Listen to your father who gave you life, and don't despise your mother when she is old.
Song of Songs 8:1 Oh that you were like my brother, who sucked the breasts of my mother! If I found you outside, I would kiss you; yes, and no one would despise me.
Isaiah 23:9 It was the purpose of the Lord of armies to put pride to shame, to make sport of the glory of those who are honoured in the earth.
Isaiah 30:12 Therefore thus says the Holy One of Israel, "Because you despise this word, and trust in oppression and perverseness, and rely on it;
Isaiah 31:7 For in that day despise doth each His idols of silver, and his idols of gold, That your hands made to you -- a sin.
Isaiah 60:14 The sons of those who afflicted you shall come bending to you; and all those who despised you shall bow themselves down at the soles of your feet; and they shall call you The city of Yahweh, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.
Jeremiah 4:30 You, when you are made desolate, what will you do? Though you clothe yourself with scarlet, though you deck you with ornaments of gold, though you enlarge your eyes with paint, in vain do you make yourself beautiful; your lovers despise you, they seek your life.
Jeremiah 14:19 Have you utterly rejected Judah? has your soul loathed Zion? why have you struck us, and there is no healing for us? We looked for peace, but no good came; and for a time of healing, and behold, dismay!
Jeremiah 14:21 Do not despise, for Thy name's sake, Dishonour not the throne of Thine honour, Remember, break not Thy covenant with us.
Jeremiah 23:17 They say continually to those who despise me, Yahweh has said, You shall have peace; and to everyone who walks in the stubbornness of his own heart they say, No evil shall come on you.
Jeremiah 33:24 Don't consider what this people has spoken, saying, The two families which Yahweh did choose, he has cast them off? thus do they despise my people, that they should be no more a nation before them.
Lamentations 1:8 Jerusalem has grievously sinned; therefore she is become as an unclean thing; all who honored her despise her, because they have seen her nakedness: yes, she sighs, and turns backward.
Ezekiel 16:57 Before thy wickedness was discovered, as at the time of thy reproach of the daughters of Syria, and all that are round about her, the daughters of the Philistines, which despise thee round about.
Ezekiel 21:13 Because 'it is' a trier, And what if even the sceptre it is despising? It shall not be, an affirmation of the Lord Jehovah.
Ezekiel 28:26 And they shall dwell safely therein, and shall build houses, and plant vineyards; yea, they shall dwell with confidence, when I have executed judgments upon all those that despise them round about them; and they shall know that I am the LORD their God.
Amos 5:10 They hate him who reproves in the gate, and they abhor him who speaks blamelessly.
Amos 5:21 I hate, I despise your feasts, and I can't stand your solemn assemblies.
Micah 3:9 Please listen to this, you heads of the house of Jacob, and rulers of the house of Israel, who abhor justice, and pervert all equity.
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