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Noun
The feeling that a person or a thing is worthless or beneath consideration
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“These twentieth century cannibals deserve the greatest scorn and contempt from all workers and humanitarians!”
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Disregard for something that should be considered
“The statement showed contempt for the public education system - its students, teachers and communities.”
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The state or act of contemning
“My undying contempt for people who abuse animals.”
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State of disgrace
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Contemptuous ridicule or mockery
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The state or property of being haughty
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The act of disparaging, of belittling
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Rude and disrespectful behaviour
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A patronizing or condescending manner
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Use of acerbic language to mock or convey contempt, often using irony and (in speech) often marked by overemphasis and a sneering tone of voice
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Opprobriousness or censoriousness
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The action or state of paying no attention to something
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A feeling of revulsion or strong disapproval aroused by something unpleasant or offensive
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The attitude or beliefs of a cynic
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A prayer that harm will come to someone
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