contempt

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt bird , boo , Bronx cheer , hiss , hoot , raspberry , razz , razzing , snort
manifestation of scorn and contempt contemptuousness
crime of contempt of court contumacy
willful refusal to appear before a court or comply with a court order; can result in a finding of contempt of court contumacy
contempt, to show depreciate , disparage
act of deriding or treating with contempt derision , ridicule
aloof contempt disdain
reject or treat with contempt disdain , spurn
contempt expressed by mockery in looks or words fleer
disobey a law with contempt flout , outface
someone who jeers or mocks or treats something with contempt or calls out in derision flouter , jeerer , mocker , scoffer
showing your contempt by derision jeer , jeering , mockery , scoff , scoffing
facial expression of contempt or scorn; the upper lip curls leer , sneer
impeding those who seek justice in a court (as by trying to influence or intimidate any juror or witness or officer of the court); can result in a finding of contempt of court obstruction of justice
writer who composes rhymes; a maker of poor verses (usually used as terms of contempt for minor or inferior poets) poetiser , poetizer , rhymer , rhymester , versifier
attitude of irreverence or contempt for a divinity profaneness
strong contempt scorn
person who expresses contempt by remarks or facial expression scorner , sneerer
someone who expresses contempt or indignation by uttering a snorting sound snorter
person who rejects (someone or something) with contempt spurner
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