contemn - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate contemn

contemn is hyphenated as con-temn

How to pronounce contemn

contemn is pronounced kən´tɛm

Number of syllables in contemn

The number of syllables in contemn is 2

What part of speech in contemn?

contemn is a transitive verb

How common in the word contemn?

contemn is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does contemn convey?

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Words with similar spelling to contemn

condemn