Translation of "contempt" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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contemptnoun [ U ]

uk /kənˈtempt/ us /kənˈtempt/

contempt noun [ U ] (NO RESPECT)

C2 a strong feeling of disliking and having no respect for someone or something

蔑视;鄙视;轻视;轻蔑
At school she had complete contempt for all her teachers. 在学校读书时她对所有老师都不屑一顾。
You should treat those remarks with the contempt that they deserve. 你理应对那些话不屑一顾。
She's beneath contempt (= I have no respect for her)! 她为人所不齿!
hold sb/sth in contempt

to feel contempt for someone or something

对…不屑一顾

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contempt noun [ U ] (NOT OBEYING)

specialized also contempt of court law behaviour that is illegal because it does not obey or respect the rules of a law court

藐视法庭(罪)
The tobacco companies may be guilty of contempt of court for refusing to produce the documents. 烟草公司可能会因为拒不出示文件而被判藐视法庭罪。

(Translation of “contempt” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)