WikiDictionary.org






Wiki Dictionary Search





Contempt (IPA: /kənˈtɛmpt/)


Contempt (n.)

The act of contemning or despising; the feeling with which one regards that which is esteemed mean, vile, or worthless; disdain; scorn.

Contempt (n.)

The state of being despised; disgrace; shame.

Contempt (n.)

An act or expression denoting contempt.

Contempt (n.)

Disobedience of the rules, orders, or process of a court of justice, or of rules or orders of a legislative body; disorderly, contemptuous, or insolent language or behavior in presence of a court, tending to disturb its proceedings, or impair the respect due to its authority.

Contempt

Advanced emotion

Contempt

1963 film by Jean-Luc Godard

Contempt

Album by Assemblage 23

Contempt Synonyms

Despite, Scorn, Disdain

Contempt Synonyms

Synonyms: []}

Contempt Synonyms

Disrespect

Contempt Synonyms

Scorn

Translations

Contempt in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Familiarity breeds contempt and children." - Mark Twain

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Familiarity breeds contempt or Acquaintance softens prejudices." - Aesop

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Great art is the contempt of a great man for small art." - F. Scott Fitzgerald

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Hatred comes from the heart; contempt from the head; and neither feeling is quite within our control." - Arthur Schopenhauer

Example Sentence (Quote)

"O, what a deal of scorn looks beautiful In the contempt and anger of his lip!" - Twelfth Night


WikiThesaurus.org

Click for Synonyms of contempt on WikiThesaurus


NameReports.com

Check domain name registration of contempt.com on NameReports