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despiteous

[dih-spit-ee-uh s] /dɪˈspɪt i əs/
adjective, Archaic.
1.
malicious; spiteful.
Origin of despiteous
1350-1400
1350-1400; variant of Middle English despitous < Anglo-French; Old French despiteus, equivalent to despit despite + -eus -eous
Related forms
despiteously, adverb
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