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mis·prize

 (mĭs-prīz′)
tr.v. mis·prized, mis·priz·ing, mis·priz·es
1. To despise.
2. To undervalue.

mis·priz′er n.

misprize

(mɪsˈpraɪz) or

misprise

vb
to fail to appreciate the value of; undervalue or disparage
[C15: from Old French mesprisier, from mes- mis-1 + prisier to prize2]

mis•prize

(mɪsˈpraɪz)

v.t. -prized, -priz•ing.
to despise; undervalue.
[1300–50; < Middle French mesprisier=mes- mis-1 + prisier to prize2]

misprize


Past participle: misprized
Gerund: misprizing

Imperative
misprize
misprize
Present
I misprize
you misprize
he/she/it misprizes
we misprize
you misprize
they misprize
Preterite
I misprized
you misprized
he/she/it misprized
we misprized
you misprized
they misprized
Present Continuous
I am misprizing
you are misprizing
he/she/it is misprizing
we are misprizing
you are misprizing
they are misprizing
Present Perfect
I have misprized
you have misprized
he/she/it has misprized
we have misprized
you have misprized
they have misprized
Past Continuous
I was misprizing
you were misprizing
he/she/it was misprizing
we were misprizing
you were misprizing
they were misprizing
Past Perfect
I had misprized
you had misprized
he/she/it had misprized
we had misprized
you had misprized
they had misprized
Future
I will misprize
you will misprize
he/she/it will misprize
we will misprize
you will misprize
they will misprize
Future Perfect
I will have misprized
you will have misprized
he/she/it will have misprized
we will have misprized
you will have misprized
they will have misprized
Future Continuous
I will be misprizing
you will be misprizing
he/she/it will be misprizing
we will be misprizing
you will be misprizing
they will be misprizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been misprizing
you have been misprizing
he/she/it has been misprizing
we have been misprizing
you have been misprizing
they have been misprizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been misprizing
you will have been misprizing
he/she/it will have been misprizing
we will have been misprizing
you will have been misprizing
they will have been misprizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been misprizing
you had been misprizing
he/she/it had been misprizing
we had been misprizing
you had been misprizing
they had been misprizing
Conditional
I would misprize
you would misprize
he/she/it would misprize
we would misprize
you would misprize
they would misprize
Past Conditional
I would have misprized
you would have misprized
he/she/it would have misprized
we would have misprized
you would have misprized
they would have misprized
References in periodicals archive ?
However, notwithstanding some thoughtful remarks on Tintoretto (1518-94), to my mind the author seriously misprizes Caravaggio's debt to the 16th-century Venetian School; Giorgione (c.