Translation of "contempt" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (NOT OBEYING) 不服从 uk us /kənˈtempt/ (also contempt of court) legal

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

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 noun (NOT OBEYING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)