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contempt

noun [U] (NO RESPECT) 不尊敬     /kənˈtempt/
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! Feelings of dislike and hatred
hold sb/sth in contempt
to feel contempt for someone or something 对…不屑一顾 Not liking
(Definition of contempt noun (NO RESPECT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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