contemn


contemn

verb

Definition of CONTEMN

to show contempt for <arrogant critics who contemn the general public's taste in art>
Synonyms contemn, dis (also diss) [slang], disdain, disrespect, high-hat, look down (on or upon), slight, sniff (at), snoot, snub
Antonyms honor, respect

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up contemn? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).