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Familiarity breeds contempt

Possible interpretation: When we know someone or something very well, we lose respect for them or it.

Note: familiarity (noun) = close knowledge of someone or something | breed (verb) = cause (something) to happen over time | contempt (noun) = a feeling that someone or something is not worth our respect

Quick Quiz:

The saying "familiarity breeds contempt" suggests that we have less regard for people or things that
  1. we don't know
  2. we don't respect
  3. we know very well

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