Definition of Contemptuousness:
Synonyms for Contemptuousness:
- discourtesy (part of speech: noun)
- insolence (part of speech: noun)
- "The Great Miss Driver", Anthony Hope.
- "The Inner Shrine", Basil King.
Her tone was not conciliatory; she had neither the experience nor the tact which are necessary in the mistress of a household, and it needed only an occasion such as this to bring out the contemptuousness with which she regarded her social inferiors.- "The Whirlpool", George Gissing.