Translation of "contempt" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (NO RESPECT) 不尊敬 uk us /kənˈtempt/

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

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


(Translation of “contempt noun (NO RESPECT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)