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(nou) lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike (nou) a manner that is generally disrespectful and contemptuous (nou) open disrespect for a person or thing (nou) a willful disobedience to or disrespect for the authority of a court or legislative body

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This proposal was dismissed with the utmost indignation and contempt.

But his action is symptomatic of a contempt for the authority of arbcom.

Hatred of the government gave way to a jaded contempt.

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