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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

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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