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  1. look down onverb

    look down ones nose

    look up to

  2. look down onverb

    To regard or treat as inferior.

    look down ones nose

    look up to

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  1. look down onverb

    regard with contempt

    "the new neighbor looks down on us because our house is very modest"

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  1. Carole Lieberman:

    I think her presence in the classroom, given that her past life will undoubtedly be revealed, will be a definite distraction, for one thing, it presents a challenge to men in the class to have sex with her and I guess some women will feel she’s a feminist and they’ll respect her for that. But there will be other women who will look down on her for doing porn and people who think she doesn’t belong there — that it diminishes the seriousness or the status of being a lawyer.

  2. Siddharth Astir:

    If there were no mirrors .... we would always look down on ourselves

  3. Jessie Jackson:

    Never look down on somebody unless you're helping them up.

  4. Churchill:

    A dog will look up on you; a cat will look down on you; however, a pig will see you eye to eye and know it has found an equal.

  5. Anibal Fernandez:

    History is going to look down on them badly.

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    Synonym for Oxymoron
    • A. Contradictory
    • B. Demented
    • C. Ignorant
    • D. Stupid

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