contemptible Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"contemptible" in British English

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contemptibleadjective

uk   us   /kənˈtemp.tɪ.bl̩/
deservingcontempt: Her ​behaviour was contemptible.
contemptibly
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
(Definition of contemptible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"contemptible" in American English

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contemptibleadjective

 us   /kənˈtem·tə·bəl/
deservingblame: His ​behavior was contemptible.
(Definition of contemptible from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “contemptible”
in Chinese (Simplified) 可鄙的, 卑劣的, 为人所不齿的…
in Turkish aşağılık, adi, alçak…
in Russian ничтожный, низкий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可鄙的, 卑劣的, 為人所不齒的…
in Polish godny pogardy lub potępienia…
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