Video: pronunciation of 'contempt'
Open contempt has been expressed in some quarters and the independence of the judiciary called into question. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Failure to do so could be in contempt of court. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The oddest thing about his contempt for women is that surely he rather likes them. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Why should we treat them with contempt? What the Bee Knows - reflections on myth, symbol and story (1989)The plan backfires and the pair end up locked in reciprocal scorn and contempt. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Their encounters were fuelled by mutual contempt rather than respect. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Will the internet kill off our creaking contempt laws? Times, Sunday Times (2008)They can survive by treating you with contempt. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Also you go to some grounds now and the stewards treat you with contempt. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The contempt of court laws are certainly flouted more readily these days than in his time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What is most shocking is the utter contempt with which he treats the Italian public. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When the scandals came to light, sadness turned to scorn and contempt. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)If the allegations are proved, he could face a prison sentence for contempt of court. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He has a thousand ways to express contempt, loathing and disgust. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The French must view us with utter contempt. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Public indifference to politics has given way to ridicule, contempt and scorn. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He could face two years' jail for contempt of court. The Sun (2011)But that would be to treat them with contempt, he argues. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Mrs Keen has shown utter contempt for her constituents by refusing to explain or justify her actions. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He has the rubbery features of a depressed albino bulldog and a thousand ways to express contempt, loathing and disgust. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， contempt 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: contempt /kənˈtɛmpt/ NOUN
If you have contempt for someone or something, you have no respect for them.
He has contempt for most politicians.
- 美式英语: contempt
- 阿拉伯语: اِحْتِقَار
- 巴西葡萄牙语: desprezo
- 简体中文: 轻视
- 克罗地亚语: prijezir
- 捷克语: pohrdání
- 丹麦语: foragt
- 荷兰语: minachting
- 欧洲西班牙语: desprecio
- 芬兰语: halveksunta
- 法语: mépris
- 德语: Verachtung
- 希腊语: περιφρόνηση
- 意大利语: disprezzo
- 日语: 軽蔑
- 韩语: 모욕
- 挪威语: forakt
- 波兰语: pogarda
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: desprezo
- 罗马尼亚语: dispreț
- 俄语: презрение
- 西班牙语: desprecio
- 瑞典语: förakt
- 泰语: การหมิ่นประมาท
- 土耳其语: hor görme
- 乌克兰语: зневага
- 越南语: sự khinh miệt
contempt 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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