Synonyms of contempt in English:

contempt


See definition of contempt

noun

1‘she was showing little but contempt for him’

SYNONYMS

scorn, disdain, disrespect, deprecation, disparagement, denigration, opprobrium, odium, obloquy, scornfulness

derision, mockery, ridicule

disgust, loathing, detestation, abhorrence, hatred

archaic contumely

ANTONYMS

respect

2‘he is guilty of contempt of court’

SYNONYMS

disrespect, disregard, slighting, neglect

contumacy

ANTONYMS

respect