contemptuousness

  • 1 Contemptuousness — Con*temp tu*ous*ness, n. Disposition to or manifestion of contempt; insolence; haughtiness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 contemptuousness — index contempt (disdain), contumely, disdain, disrespect Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 contemptuousness — contemptuous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing contempt. DERIVATIVES contemptuously adverb contemptuousness noun …

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  • 4 contemptuousness — noun the manifestation of scorn and contempt every subordinate sensed his contemptuousness and hated him in return • Derivationally related forms: ↑contemptuous • Hypernyms: ↑arrogance, ↑haughtiness, ↑hauteur, ↑high handedness, ↑ …

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  • 5 contemptuousness — noun see contemptuous …

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  • 6 contemptuousness — See contemptuously. * * * …

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  • 7 contemptuousness — noun The state of being contemptuous …

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  • 8 contemptuousness — con temp·tu·ous·ness || tjÊŠÉ™snɪs n. derision, scorn, repugnance, loathing …

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  • 9 contemptuousness — con·temp·tu·ous·ness …

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  • 10 Contempt — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Contempt >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 contempt contempt disdain scorn sovereign contempt Sgm: N 1 despisal despisal despiciency Sgm: N 1 despisement despisement Sgm: N 1 vilipendency| vilipendency| …

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  • 11 Contumely — Con tu*me*ly, n. [L. contumelia, prob. akin to contemnere to despise: cf. OF. contumelie. Cf. {Contumacy}.] Rudeness compounded of haughtiness and contempt; scornful insolence; despiteful treatment; disdain; contemptuousness in act or speech;… …

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  • 12 Haughtiness — Haugh ti*ness, n. [For hauteinness. See {Haughty}.] The quality of being haughty; disdain; arrogance. Syn: Arrogance; disdain; contemptuousness; superciliousness; loftiness. Usage: {Haughtiness}, {Arrogance}, {Disdain}. Haughtiness denotes the… …

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  • 13 contemptuous — adjective Etymology: Latin contemptus Date: 1574 manifesting, feeling, or expressing contempt • contemptuously adverb • contemptuousness noun …

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  • 17 Black shame — is a term used to describe how people of black African descent view themselves among societies in which they are a minority and feel oppressed. It results in psychological contemptuousness and denial about one s blackness , and is worsened by a… …

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  • 18 contemptuous — contemptuously, adv. contemptuousness, n. /keuhn temp chooh euhs/, adj. showing or expressing contempt or disdain; scornful. [1520 30; < L contemptu , s. of contemptus CONTEMPT + OUS] Syn. disdainful, sneering, insolent, arrogant, supercilious,… …

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  • 19 contempt — con·tempt /kən tempt/ n 1: willful disobedience or open disrespect of the orders, authority, or dignity of a court or judge acting in a judicial capacity by disruptive language or conduct or by failure to obey the court s orders; also: the… …

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