Synonyms of contempt in English:

contempt

noun

  • 1 she regarded him with contempt
    scorn, disdain, disrespect, scornfulness, contemptuousness, derision; disgust, loathing, hatred, abhorrence
    [Antonyms] respect
  • 2 he is guilty of contempt of court
    disrespect, disregard, slighting
    [Antonyms] respect
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