contemn

suomi-englanti sanakirja

contemn englannista suomeksi

  1. halveksua, halveksia

  1. Verbi

  2. halveksia, halveksua

contemn englanniksi

  1. To disdain; to value at little or nothing; to treat or regard with contempt.

  2. (quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=Moon and Sixpence/Chapter XI|11|passage=I was perturbed by the suspicion that the anguish of love contemned was alloyed in her broken heart with the pangs, sordid to my young mind, of wounded vanity.

  3. To commit an offence of contempt, such as of court; to unlawfully flout (e.g. a ruling).