Definitions for despicableˈdɛs pɪ kə bəl, dɪˈspɪk ə-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word despicable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretched(adj)

    morally reprehensible

    "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar"

Wiktionary

  1. despicable(Adjective)

    Fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless

Webster Dictionary

  1. Despicable(adj)

    fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless; as, a despicable man; despicable company; a despicable gift

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Despicable

    des′pi-ka-bl, adj. deserving to be despised: contemptible: worthless.—ns. Des′picableness, Despicabil′ity.—adv. Des′picably. [L. despicĕre, to despise.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of despicable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of despicable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Albert Camus:

    Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.

  2. Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid:

    The accusations leveled against Judge Kelly are despicable.

  3. Bernard Cazeneuve:

    Police intervened very quickly to stop these despicable acts.

  4. Donald Trump:

    But no, I would never kill them, i think that would be despicable.

  5. Denis Diderot:

    It is not human nature we should accuse but the despicable conventions that pervert it.

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