contempt 中文 EN [kənˈtɛmpt] US
轻蔑, 藐视, 受辱
contempt 名词 (Noun) PL contempts PRE con- + - NU The state or act of contemning; the feeling or attitude of regarding someone or something as inferior, base, or worthless; scorn, disdain. And Vickers launched forth into a tirade very different from his platform utterances. He spoke with extreme contempt of the dense stupidity exhibited on all occasions by the working classes. He said that if you wanted to do anything for them, you must rule them, not pamper them. The state of being despised or dishonored; disgrace. ( law) Open disrespect or willful disobedience of the authority of a court of law or legislative body. 更多范例 用于句中 Solomon had a thorough contempt for slothful, slack- handed farming, and lost no opportunity of giving drowsy ignorance a view of its own deformity, and its own certain fate. Through it all she exudes tetchiness, weariness and a general contempt for everything in sight. And even his comrades in arms turn from him with embarrassment and contempt because he works up to fury his proudheartedness, does not respond with graciousness to their love and respect... 用于句尾 The defendant couldn't compose herself and was found in contempt.