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contempt British & World English

The feeling that a person or a thing is worthless or beneath consideration

contempt of court in contempt British & World English

The offence of being disobedient to or disrespectful of a court of law and its officers

self-contempt British & World English

Contempt or loathing for oneself or one’s actions

beneath contempt British & World English

Utterly worthless or despicable

hold someone in contempt British & World English

Judge someone to have committed the offence of contempt of court

familiarity breeds contempt British & World English

Extensive knowledge of or close association with someone or something leads to a loss of respect for them or it

beneath contempt in contempt British & World English

Utterly worthless or despicable

hold someone/thing in contempt British & World English

Consider someone or something to be unworthy of respect or attention

hold someone in contempt in contempt British & World English

Judge someone to have committed the offence of contempt of court

hold someone/thing in contempt in contempt British & World English

Consider someone or something to be unworthy of respect or attention

familiarity breeds contempt in familiarity British & World English

Extensive knowledge of or close association with someone or something leads to a loss of respect for them or it

contempt English Thesaurus

she was showing little but contempt for him

contempt English-Spanish

desprecio masculine, desdén masculine

he was in contempt of court in contempt English-Spanish

había cometido desacato al tribunal

their respect/contempt for each other in each other English-Spanish

su mutuo respeto/desprecio, el respeto/desprecio que sienten el uno por el otro

she flashed him a look of contempt in flash English-Spanish

le lanzó una mirada de desprecio

she felt profound contempt towards him in profound English-Spanish

sentía por él un profundo desprecio

he looked at them with proud contempt in proud English-Spanish

los miró con arrogante desprecio


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