Translation of "contempt" - English-Russian dictionary


noun uk us /kənˈtempt/

[ U ] a strong feeling that you do not respect someone or something

He has utter contempt for anyone with power.
contempt of court

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

оскорбление суда

(Translation of “contempt” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)