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contempt

noun /kənˈtempt/
very low opinion; scorn
desprecio, desdén
She spoke with utter contempt of her husband’s behaviour/behavior.
disregard for the law
desacato
He is admitting to blatant contempt for the rules of the sport in which he competed.
contemptible adjective (formal) deserving contempt
despreciable
His behaviour/behavior was contemptible.
contemptibly adverb
de forma despreciable
Her explanation was contemptibly brief.
contemptuous /-tʃuəs/ adjective showing contempt
despreciativo, despectivo
a contemptuous sneer.
contemptuously adverb
con desprecio
The girl looked at him contemptuously.
Translations of “contempt”
in Korean 경멸…
in Arabic إزدراء, إهانة…
in French mépris, outrage…
in Italian disprezzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不尊敬, 蔑視, 鄙視…
in Russian презрение…
in Turkish küçümseme, aşağılama…
in Polish pogarda…
in Portuguese desprezo, desdém…
in German die Verachtung, die Mißachtung…
in Catalan menyspreu…
in Japanese 軽蔑…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不尊敬, 蔑视, 鄙视…
(Definition of contempt from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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