Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Despicable


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

Despicable Quotations

Freedom of speech means freedom for those who you despise, and freedom to express the most despicable views. It also means that the government cannot pick and choose which expressions to authorize and which to prevent.
Alan Dershowitz

Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Albert Camus

There's still a lot I'm angry about, a lot of human behaviour that's appalling and despicable, but you choose what you can fight against. I always thought if I could just put something in words perfectly enough, people would get the idea and it would change things.
Neil Peart

There is no one thoroughly despicable. We cannot descend much lower than an idiot; and an idiot has some advantages over a wise man.
William Hazlitt

Even the most despicable person is still a human being.
Stellan Skarsgard
More "Despicable" Quotations

Despicable Translations

despicable in Latin is contemptus
Copyright © 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote