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disdain

1. (v.)
to scorn, hold in low esteem
2. (n.)
scorn, low esteem

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disgruntled

(adj.)
upset, not content

3

disheartened

(adj.)
feeling a loss of spirit or morale

4

disparage

(v.)
to criticize or speak ill of

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disparate

(adj.)
sharply differing, containing sharply contrasting elements

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dispatch

(v.)
to send off to accomplish a duty

7

dispel

(v.)
to drive away, scatter

8

disperse

(v.)
to scatter, cause to scatter

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disrepute

(n.)
a state of being held in low regard

10

dissemble

(v.)
to conceal, fake

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disseminate

(v.)
to spread widely

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dissent

1. (v.)
to disagree
2. (n.)
the act of disagreeing

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dissipate

1. (v.)
to disappear, cause to disappear
2. (v.)
to waste

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dissonance

(n.) lack of harmony or consistency

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dissuade

(v.)
to persuade someone not to do something

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distend

(v.)
to swell out

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dither

(v.)
to be indecisive

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divine

(adj.)
godly, exceedingly wonderful

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divisive

(adj.)
causing dissent, discord

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divulge

(v.)
to reveal something secret