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contemptible

adjective uk   us   /kənˈtemp.tɪ.bl̩/
deserving contempt: Her behaviour was contemptible.
contemptibly
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
Translations of “contemptible”
in Chinese (Traditional) 可鄙的, 卑劣的, 為人所不齒的…
in Russian ничтожный, низкий…
in Turkish aşağılık, adi, alçak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可鄙的, 卑劣的, 为人所不齿的…
in Polish godny pogardy lub potępienia…
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