Synonyms for contemn

Synonyms for (verb) contemn

Synonyms: disdain, despise, contemn, scorn

Definition: look down on with disdain

Usage: He despises the people he has to work for; The professor scorns the students who don't catch on immediately

Similar words: hate, detest

Definition: dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards

Usage: I hate Mexican food; She detests politicians

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