Webster 1913 Edition
Malice; malignity; spite; malicious anger; contemptuous hate.
With all thy
despiteagainst the land of Israel.
Ezek. xxv. 6.
An act of malice, hatred, or defiance; contemptuous defiance; a deed of contempt.
despitedone against the Most High.
in defiance of another’s power or inclination.–
In despite of,
in defiance of; in spite of. See under“Seized my hand in despite of my efforts to the contrary.”
In your despite,
in defiance or contempt of you; in spite of you.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Extreme malice; violent hatred; malignity; malice irritated or enraged; active malignity; angry hatred.
With all thy despite against the land of israel. Ezek. 25.
2.Defiance with contempt, or contempt of opposition.
He will rise to fame in despite of his enemies.