verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of deign
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH deigndeign , dine
Words nearby deign
Example sentences from the Web for deign
He would never deign me with any sort of acknowledgment, because I was too low on the totem pole.Chloe Sevigny on ‘The Cosmopolitans,’ New York’s Frat Boy Takeover, and ‘Asshole’ Michael Alig|Marlow Stern|August 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Should we be grateful for whatever music they deign to release and grade them on a curve because of it?‘High Hopes’ Review: Bruce Springsteen Lowers the Bar|Andrew Romano|January 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The New Mitt, who has discarded his frontrunner Too-Bain-to-Deign strategy to cross swords more eagerly with his opponents.
But Canon Drivel's daughter did not deign to answer, she merely rang for prayers.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Mr. Catherwaight did not deign to open his eyes this time, but moved his head uneasily as if he wished to be let alone.Gallegher and Other Stories|Richard Harding Davis
Mme. la Duchesse, I pray you deign to re-enter your carriage.The Bronze Eagle|Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
Gentle Night; deign to stay awhile: Some help is needed from you.
No; but if it be possible, deign to tell me what passed at this return.