despiteous


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de·spit·e·ous

 (dĭ-spĭt′ē-əs)
adj. Archaic
Despiteful.

de·spit′e·ous·ly adv.
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des•pit•e•ous

(dɪˈspɪt i əs)

adj. Archaic.
malicious; spiteful.
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