WORD OF THE DAY:”vilipend”

:
to hold or treat as of little worth or account
 
:
to express a low opinion of : disparage
 
EXAMPLE:
As a women’s movement pioneer, Susan B. Anthony fought against the dictums of those who would vilipend women by treating them as second-class citizens.
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