contempt - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate contempt

contempt is hyphenated as con-tempt

How to pronounce contempt

contempt is pronounced kən´tɛmp t

Number of syllables in contempt

The number of syllables in contempt is 2

What part of speech in contempt?

contempt is a noun

How common in the word contempt?

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

What sentiment does contempt convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'contempt'

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Common collocations before 'contempt'

beneath, down, even, eye, face, felt, held, hold, little, look, only, same, such, voice, will

Common collocations of 'contempt'

being, beneath, cold, down, either, even, expression, eye, face, fact, felt, fill, hand, held, hold, holding, little, look, man, men, only, part, same, show, star, such, thing, voice, will, word

Words with similar spelling to contempt

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Common Verb Collocations of contempt

affect, be, border, breed, bring, can, cast, cite, conceal, do, excite, express, fall, feel, have, hold, look, may, meet, mingle, pour, punish, ridicule, say, show, sink, speak, treat, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of contempt

and, both, but, either, nor, or, yet

Lists containing contempt

Synonyms of 'abjuration'
Synonyms of 'abomination'
Synonyms of 'affront'
Synonyms of 'animosity'
Synonyms of 'arrogance'
Synonyms of 'aspersion'
Synonyms of 'atrocity'
Synonyms of 'audacity'
Synonyms of 'bravado'
Synonyms of 'brickbat'
Synonyms of 'comedown'
Synonyms of 'contradiction'
Synonyms of 'contumely'
Synonyms of 'daring'
Synonyms of 'declination'
Synonyms of 'defiance'
Synonyms of 'denial'
Synonyms of 'depreciation'
Synonyms of 'derision'
Synonyms of 'derogation'
Synonyms of 'despite'
Synonyms of 'disapproval'
Synonyms of 'discard'
Synonyms of 'disdain'
Synonyms of 'disgrace'
Synonyms of 'disgust'
Synonyms of 'dislike'
Synonyms of 'dismissal'
Synonyms of 'disparagement'
Synonyms of 'disregard'
Synonyms of 'dump'
Synonyms of 'egotism'
Synonyms of 'enormity'
Synonyms of 'exception'
Synonyms of 'exclusion'
Synonyms of 'exclusiveness'
Synonyms of 'flout'
Common Noun Collocations of amused
Common Noun Collocations of arrogance
Common Noun Collocations of aversion
Common Noun Collocations of avowed
Common Noun Collocations of breed
Common Noun Collocations of bred
Common Noun Collocations of breeds
Common Noun Collocations of court
Common Noun Collocations of concealed
Common Noun Collocations of conceal
Common Noun Collocations of cynical
Common Noun Collocations of danger
Common Noun Collocations of deserve
Common Noun Collocations of disgust
Common Noun Collocations of deserved
Common Noun Collocations of dislike
Common Noun Collocations of defiance
Common Noun Collocations of disdain
Common Noun Collocations of disguised
Common Noun Collocations of disgrace
Common Noun Collocations of distrust
Common Noun Collocations of disregard
Common Noun Collocations of disrespect
Common Noun Collocations of disobedience
Common Noun Collocations of derision
Common Noun Collocations of envy
Common Noun Collocations of everlasting
Common Noun Collocations of excite
Common Noun Collocations of enmity
Common Noun Collocations of epithet
Common Noun Collocations of epithets
Common Noun Collocations of familiarity
Common Noun Collocations of forgetfulness
Common Noun Collocations of guilty
Common Noun Collocations of hatred
Common Noun Collocations of hostility
Common Noun Collocations of hearty
Common Noun Collocations of haughty
Common Noun Collocations of hisses
Common Noun Collocations of humored
Common Noun Collocations of insult
Common Noun Collocations of indignation
Common Noun Collocations of indifference
Common Noun Collocations of indignant
Common Noun Collocations of incredulity
Common Noun Collocations of insolence
Common Noun Collocations of indignity
Common Noun Collocations of ineffable
Common Noun Collocations of insignificance
Common Noun Collocations of indiscriminate
Common Noun Collocations of imprison
Common Noun Collocations of jailed
Common Noun Collocations of loathing
Common Noun Collocations of lurks
Common Noun Collocations of laconically
Common Noun Collocations of mockery
Common Noun Collocations of mocked
Common Noun Collocations of meanness
Common Noun Collocations of neglect
Common Noun Collocations of nettled
Common Noun Collocations of naughtiness
Common Noun Collocations of oblivion
Common Noun Collocations of outsiders
Common Noun Collocations of ostentatious
Common Noun Collocations of overweening
Common Noun Collocations of odium
Common Noun Collocations of pity
Common Noun Collocations of punished
Common Noun Collocations of punish
Common Noun Collocations of refusing
Common Noun Collocations of resentment
Common Noun Collocations of riches
Common Noun Collocations of revulsion
Common Noun Collocations of reproach
Common Noun Collocations of ridicule
Common Noun Collocations of rudeness
Common Noun Collocations of smile
Common Noun Collocations of silent
Common Noun Collocations of shame
Common Noun Collocations of suspicion
Common Noun Collocations of shrug
Common Noun Collocations of scowl
Common Noun Collocations of sovereign
Common Noun Collocations of snarl
Common Noun Collocations of treated
Common Noun Collocations of treat
Common Noun Collocations of treats
Common Noun Collocations of utter
Common Noun Collocations of utmost
Common Noun Collocations of undertone
Common Noun Collocations of undisguised
Common Noun Collocations of undeserved
Common Noun Collocations of unmitigated
Common Noun Collocations of unmixed