contempt means: A feeling of inferiority, worthlessness, or baseness towards someone or something; scorn. (in Merlin Dictionary)

What else does contempt mean?

  • A state that is disregarded or not honored. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Willful or open disrespect of authority in a court or other legislative body. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • 1. An attitude or feeling that someone or something is inferior or worthless. 2. The act of showing disrespect to authority is a crime in law. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Inocencio Álvarez)