Spanish Dictionary

Translation of desdeñar

desdeñar     to scorn    ; to despise    

Translation by Vocabulix

Sample sentences:
El actor dijo que desdeñaba la fama y que sólo quería actuar en papeles serios.

The actor said that he despised fame and only wanted to play serious roles.
Ella desdeñó con palabras ingratas sus esfuerzos por complacerla. With ungrateful words, she scorned his efforts to please her.

I congratulate you on your move to become a private Spanish teacher. People need to believe in you and the most important thing is that you need to believe in yourself. It won't be easy at the beginning.
We had time to walk around the waterfall but refrained from entering the little lake at the bottom. My fellow tourtakers were quiet nice and we spend a while just sitting in the grass near the water.
Anyway, i got bored pretty fast, drank a Coconut and orange juice mix and went on. I returned my bike at four before heading again to the beach. By coincidence I met the sister of a colleague of mine.
Most common translations: derivar    degradar    dandi    culpar    crudo    cosecha    conyugal    consumir    confortable    comunicación   

Spanish VerbsPresentPast IIIFuture
Conjugation of desdeñar
desdeño  desdeñas  desdeña  desdeñamos  desdeñáis  desdeñan  desdeñaba  desdeñabas  desdeñaba  desdeñábamos  desdeñabais  desdeñaban  desdeñé  desdeñaste  desdeñó  desdeñamos  desdeñasteis  desdeñaron  desdeñaré  desdeñarás  desdeñará  desdeñaremos  desdeñaréis  desdeñarán 
English Verbs    
Conjugation of despise   [ despised, despised ]