Definition of contempt:
disgust, disrespect, bigamy, offensive, loathing, conspiracy, stigma, discourtesy, despite, despisal, derisive, worthless, despisement, criminal negligence, defamation, recalcitrance, condescension, bioterrorism, blackmail, revulsion, antagonism, repulsion, scorn, enmity, animosity, disdain, contempt of court, contemptuous, disdainful, scornful, child abuse, resist, agriterrorism, defiance, familiarity breeds contempt, disregard, despitefulness, dishonor, respect, derogatory, contemptuousness, patronage, dislike, slight, misprision, recalcitrancy, hatred, despicable.
- contempt (part of speech: noun)
- ridicule (part of speech: noun)
- "Capt'n Davy's Honeymoon 1893", Hall Caine.
- "Laramie Holds the Range", Frank H. Spearman.
- "The Indian Drum", William MacHarg Edwin Balmer.