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contempt

noun [U] (NOT OBEYING)
不服从
 
 
/kənˈtempt/ ( also contempt of court) legal
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。
Obeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviour
Translations of “contempt”
in Spanish desprecio, desdén, desacato…
in Arabic إزدراء, إهانة…
in Korean 경멸…
in Portuguese desprezo, desdém…
in French mépris, outrage…
in German die Verachtung, die Mißachtung…
in Catalan menyspreu…
in Japanese 軽蔑…
in Russian презрение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不服從, 藐視法庭(罪)…
in Italian disprezzo…
in Turkish küçümseme, aşağılama…
in Polish pogarda…
(Definition of contempt noun (NOT OBEYING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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