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Synonyms for contemnkənˈtɛm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contemn, despise, scorn, disdain(verb)

    look down on with disdain

    "He despises the people he has to work for"; "The professor scorns the students who don't catch on immediately"

    contemn, spurn, reject, pooh-pooh, turn down, scorn, freeze off, despise, disdain


  1. contemn(verb)

    despise, scorn

  2. contemn(verb)

    To disdain; to value at little or nothing; to treat or regard with contempt.

    scorn, despise

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. contemn

    abhor, abominate, despise, detest, dislike, execrate, hate, ridicule, scorn

    admire, adore, applaud, approve, delight in, enjoy, esteem, esteem, extol, honor, love, respect, revere, venerate, wonder

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