to hold in low esteem; dislike; despise; slight
lack of esteem; disfavor
transitive verbdis·es·teemed, dis·es·teem·ing, dis·es·teems
To hold in disfavor.
Lack of esteem; disfavor.
(third-person singular simple present disesteems, present participle disesteeming, simple past and past participle disesteemed)
- To hold little or no esteem for; to consider worthless.
dis- + esteem