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Contempt

  • 1 contempt

    noun
    1) Verachtung, die (of, for für)
    2) (disregard) Missachtung, die
    3)

    have or hold somebody in contempt — jemanden verachten; see also academic2.ru/6469/beneath">beneath 1. 1)

    contempt of court — ≈ Ungebühr vor Gericht

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    [kən'tempt]
    1) (very low opinion; scorn: She spoke with utter contempt of her husband's behaviour.) die Verachtung
    2) (disregard for the law.) die Mißachtung
    - contemptible
    - contemptibly
    - contemptuous
    - contemptuously
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    con·tempt
    [kənˈtem(p)t]
    1. (scorn) Verachtung f ( for für + akk); (disregard) Geringschätzung f ( for + gen)
    to be beneath \contempt unter aller Kritik sein
    to conceal/show one's \contempt seine Geringschätzung verbergen/zeigen
    to have \contempt for sb/sth Verachtung für jdn/etw empfinden
    to hold sb/sth in \contempt jdn/etw verachten
    to treat sb/sth with \contempt jdn/etw mit Verachtung strafen
    you should treat those remarks with \contempt diesen Bemerkungen sollten Sie überhaupt keine Beachtung schenken
    2. LAW
    \contempt [of court] Missachtung f [des Gerichts]
    \contempt of Parliament [or the House] Missachtung f der Parlamentshoheit
    to be in \contempt das Gericht [o die Würde] des Gerichts missachten
    to purge one's \contempt sich für sein ungebührliches Verhalten entschuldigen
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    [kən'tempt]
    n
    1) Verachtung f; (= disregard also) Geringachtung f, Geringschätzung f (for von)

    to bring into contempt —

    in contempt of public opinion — die öffentliche Meinung außer Acht lassend, ohne Ansehen der öffentlichen Meinung

    2) (JUR) Missachtung f (der Würde) des Gerichts, Ungebühr f vor Gericht; (through non-appearance) Ungebühr f durch vorsätzliches Ausbleiben; (by press) Beeinflussung f der Rechtspflege

    to be in contempt (of court)das Gericht or die Würde des Gerichts missachten

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    contempt [kənˈtempt; -ˈtemt] s
    1. Verachtung f, Geringschätzung f:
    contempt of death Todesverachtung;
    feel contempt for sb, hold sb in contempt jemanden verachten ( 4);
    I feel nothing but contempt for him ich habe nur Verachtung für ihn übrig;
    bring into contempt verächtlich machen, der Verachtung preisgeben;
    beneath contempt unter aller Kritik;
    his accusations were beneath contempt seine Anschuldigungen waren absolut oder einfach lächerlich
    2. Schande f, Schmach f:
    fall into contempt in Schande geraten
    3. Missachtung f (einer Vorschrift etc)
    4. JUR auch contempt of court Missachtung f des Gerichts:
    hold sb in contempt jemanden wegen Missachtung des Gerichts verurteilen
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    noun
    1) Verachtung, die (of, for für)
    2) (disregard) Missachtung, die
    3)

    have or hold somebody in contempt — jemanden verachten; see also beneath 1. 1)

    contempt of court — ≈ Ungebühr vor Gericht

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    n.
    Verachtung f.

    English-german dictionary > contempt

  • 2 contempt

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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] chuki
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] darau
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] dharau
    [Swahili Plural] dharau
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 9/10
    [Derived Word] Arabic
    [Swahili Definition] kutoheshimu
    [English Example] You just show contempt.
    [Swahili Example] Unaonyesha dharau tu [Chacha, Masomo 376]; alisema kwa bezo, jeuri na dharau [Moh]
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] kimene
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 7
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -mena
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] mapuuza
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 6
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] purukushani
    [Swahili Plural] mapurukushani
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 5/6
    [Derived Word] purukusha
    [English Example] contemptuously
    [Swahili Example] kwa purukushani
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] ufyozi
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 14
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] unyanya
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] upeketevu
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] usodai
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] usodawi
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] uvivu
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt
    [Swahili Word] uzembe
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contempt (usually of words or admonitions)
    [Swahili Word] bezo
    [Swahili Plural] mabezo
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    [English Word] contemptuous sound
    [Swahili Word] guno
    [Swahili Plural] maguno
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 5/6
    [Derived Word] guna v
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    [English Word] exclamation of contempt
    [Swahili Word] nobe
    [Part of Speech] interjection
    [Swahili Example] pesa mbili tu nobe zinakushinda kuzivumbua [Abd]
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    [English Word] expression of contempt
    [Swahili Word] ng'o
    [Part of Speech] interjection
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    [English Word] expression of contempt
    [Swahili Word] ng'oo
    [Part of Speech] interjection
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    [English Word] interj of contempt
    [Swahili Word] nyoo!
    [Part of Speech] interjection
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    [English Word] show contempt by protruding the lower lip
    [Swahili Word] -bibidia
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat someone with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -pekechekea
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat someone with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -peketekea
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat someone with the greatest contempt
    [Swahili Word] -tukanisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -beja
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -bekua
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -fyoza
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -hakiri
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Note] rare
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -purukusa
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -purukusha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [English Example] (s)he felt contemptuous of her(him)self on realizing that (s)he had erred.
    [Swahili Example] Alijipurukusha, alipoona amefanya kosa
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -safihi
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -safii
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] treat with contempt
    [Swahili Word] -tusha
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    English-Swahili dictionary > contempt

  • 3 contempt

    kənˈtempt сущ.
    1) презрение к (for) to fall into contempt ≈ вызывать к себе презрение to have/hold in contempt ≈ презирать to demonstrate, display, show contempt for ≈ демонстрировать презрение к чему-л. или кому-л. bitter contempt deep contempt profound contempt total contempt unmitigated contempt utter contempt Syn: disdain
    2) юр. а) неуважение, оскорбление( органов власти) contempt against judge ≈ неуважение к суду contempt of Congress ≈ неуважение к конгрессу contempt of court б) нарушение норм права;
    неповиновение( власти, суду и т. п.)
    3) бесчестье, позор Syn: dishonour, disgrace ∙ in contempt of презрение - to feel * for a liar испытывать презрение к лжецу - to have /to hold/ smb. in * презирать кого-л. - to bring * upon oneself, to fall into * навлечь на себя всеобщее презрение - to treat smbю with * третировать кого-лю - to be beneath * низко пасть;
    быть гнусным, смехотворным и т. п. - such accusation is beneath * такое обвинение просто смехотворно (юридическое) неуважение (к суду и т. п.) ;
    оскорбление (органов власти, парламента и т. п.) - direct * оскорбление суда( на судебном заседании) - the * power (американизм) право( конгресса, суда) наказывать без судебного разбирательства лица, обвиняемых в оскорблении конгресса или суда - * of Congress( американизм) неуважение к конгрессу невыполнение распоряжений суда - * of the law нарушение норм права - * of court оскорбление суда, невыполнение его распоряжений;
    неявка в суд > in * of вопреки, невзирая на > he rushed forward in * of danger он бросился вперед невзирая на опасность > in * of all rules вопреки всем правилам, в нарушение всех правил contempt нарушение (норм, права) ~ нарушение норм права ~ невыполнение распоряжений суда ~ юр. неуважение (к власти и т. п.) ;
    contempt of court оскорбление суда, неуважение к суду;
    in contempt of вопреки, невзирая на ~ неуважение, оскорбление (органа власти) ~ неуважение ~ оскорбление ~ презрение (for - к) ;
    to fall into contempt вызывать к себе презрение;
    to have (или to hold) in contempt презирать ~ юр. неуважение (к власти и т. п.) ;
    contempt of court оскорбление суда, неуважение к суду;
    in contempt of вопреки, невзирая на ~ of court неуважение к суду ~ of court оскорбление суда ~ презрение (for - к) ;
    to fall into contempt вызывать к себе презрение;
    to have (или to hold) in contempt презирать ~ презрение (for - к) ;
    to fall into contempt вызывать к себе презрение;
    to have (или to hold) in contempt презирать ~ юр. неуважение (к власти и т. п.) ;
    contempt of court оскорбление суда, неуважение к суду;
    in contempt of вопреки, невзирая на

    Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь > contempt

  • 4 contempt

    [kənˈtempt]
    contempt нарушение (норм, права) contempt нарушение норм права contempt невыполнение распоряжений суда contempt юр. неуважение (к власти и т. п.); contempt of court оскорбление суда, неуважение к суду; in contempt of вопреки, невзирая на contempt неуважение, оскорбление (органа власти) contempt неуважение contempt оскорбление contempt презрение (for - к); to fall into contempt вызывать к себе презрение; to have (или to hold) in contempt презирать contempt юр. неуважение (к власти и т. п.); contempt of court оскорбление суда, неуважение к суду; in contempt of вопреки, невзирая на contempt of court неуважение к суду contempt of court оскорбление суда contempt презрение (for - к); to fall into contempt вызывать к себе презрение; to have (или to hold) in contempt презирать contempt презрение (for - к); to fall into contempt вызывать к себе презрение; to have (или to hold) in contempt презирать contempt юр. неуважение (к власти и т. п.); contempt of court оскорбление суда, неуважение к суду; in contempt of вопреки, невзирая на

    English-Russian short dictionary > contempt

  • 5 contempt

    {kən'tempt}
    1. презрение (for)
    to have/hold in CONTEMPT презирам
    to bring someone into CONTEMPT карам да презират някого
    to fall into CONTEMPT навличам/спечелвам си презрение
    in CONTEMPT of въпреки, без да обръщам внимание на
    2. неуважение, оскърбление
    CONTEMPT of court юр. неуважение към съда
    familiarity breeds CONTEMPT фамилиарността поражда презрение
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    {kъn'tempt} n 1. презрение (for); to have/hold in contempt презирам
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    оскърбление; презрение; неуважение;
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    1. contempt of court юр. неуважение към съда 2. familiarity breeds contempt фамилиарността поражда презрение 3. in contempt of въпреки, без да обръщам внимание на 4. to bring someone into contempt карам да презират някого 5. to fall into contempt навличам/спечелвам си презрение 6. to have/hold in contempt презирам 7. неуважение, оскърбление 8. презрение (for)
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    contempt[kən´tempt] n 1. презрение ( for); to have \contempt for презирам; to show \contempt for отнасям се с презрение към, не зачитам; behavior held in \contempt поведение, заслужаващо презрение; an object of \contempt достоен за презрение; to bring s.o. into \contempt карам да презират някого; to fall into \contempt, to incur the \contempt of навличам (спечелвам) си презрението на; beneath \contempt който не заслужава дори презрение; in \contempt of въпреки, без да обръщам внимание на; 2. неуважение, оскърбление; \contempt of court юрид. неуважение на съда.

    English-Bulgarian dictionary > contempt

  • 6 contempt

    kən'tempt
    1) (very low opinion; scorn: She spoke with utter contempt of her husband's behaviour.) desprecio, desdén
    2) (disregard for the law.) desacato
    - contemptibly
    - contemptuous
    - contemptuously

    contempt n desprecio
    tr[kən'tempt]
    1 desprecio, desdén nombre masculino, menosprecio
    \
    SMALLIDIOMATIC EXPRESSION/SMALL
    to be beneath contempt ser despreciable
    contempt of court SMALLLAW/SMALL desacato al tribunal
    to hold something/somebody in contempt despreciar algo/a alguien
    contempt [kən'tɛmpt] n
    1) disdain: desprecio m, desdén m
    to hold in contempt: despreciar
    2) : desacato m (ante un tribunal)
    n.
    desacato s.m.
    desdén s.m.
    desecho s.m.
    desprecio s.m.
    higa s.f.
    menosprecio s.m.
    vilipendio s.m.
    kən'tempt
    mass noun
    1) ( scorn) desprecio m, desdén m

    to hold something/somebody in contempt — despreciar or desdeñar algo/a alguien

    to be beneath contempt — ser* despreciable or deleznable

    2) contempt (of court) ( Law) desacato m al tribunal
    [kǝn'tempt]
    N desprecio m, desdén m

    to hold sth/sb in contempt — despreciar algo/a algn

    to bring into contempt — desprestigiar, envilecer

    to hold in contempt — despreciar; (Jur) declarar en rebeldía

    contempt of court — (Jur) desacato m (a los tribunales)

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    [kən'tempt]
    mass noun
    1) ( scorn) desprecio m, desdén m

    to hold something/somebody in contempt — despreciar or desdeñar algo/a alguien

    to be beneath contempt — ser* despreciable or deleznable

    2) contempt (of court) ( Law) desacato m al tribunal

    English-spanish dictionary > contempt

  • 7 contempt

    [kən'tempt]
    nome disprezzo m.

    to feel contempt for sb., to hold sb. in contempt — provare disprezzo per qcn., disprezzare qcn.

    contempt of courtdir. oltraggio alla corte

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    [kən'tempt]
    1) (very low opinion; scorn: She spoke with utter contempt of her husband's behaviour.) disprezzo
    2) (disregard for the law.) oltraggio
    - contemptibly
    - contemptuous
    - contemptuously
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    contempt /kənˈtɛmpt/
    n. [u]
    1 disprezzo; sprezzo; dispregio (lett.): to hold in contempt, disprezzare; spregiare; avere in dispregio; in contempt of danger, con sprezzo del pericolo; open contempt, evidente disprezzo
    2 (leg., = contempt of court) oltraggio alla corte; disobbedienza a un ordine della corte ( reato non esistente in Italia): to be found in contempt, essere giudicato colpevole di oltraggio alla corte NOTE DI CULTURA: contempt of court: l'«oltraggio alla corte» può costituire sia illecito civile ( civil contempt), sia penale ( criminal contempt): il primo è ad es. il rifiuto di obbedire alla corte o di far parte di una giuria, il secondo consiste in reati come la corruzione della giuria, ma anche ogni forma turbativa del procedimento giudiziario
    beneath contempt, ignobile; inqualificabile; indegno.
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    [kən'tempt]
    nome disprezzo m.

    to feel contempt for sb., to hold sb. in contempt — provare disprezzo per qcn., disprezzare qcn.

    contempt of courtdir. oltraggio alla corte

    English-Italian dictionary > contempt

  • 8 contempt

    [kənʹtempt] n
    1. презрение

    to have /to hold/ smb. in contempt - презирать кого-л.

    to bring contempt upon oneself, to fall into contempt - навлечь на себя всеобщее презрение

    to treat smb. with contempt - третировать кого-л.

    to be beneath contempt - ≅ низко пасть; быть гнусным, смехотворным и т. п.

    2. юр.
    1) неуважение (к суду и т. п.); оскорбление (органов власти, парламента и т. п.)

    the contempt power - амер. право (конгресса, суда) наказывать без судебного разбирательства лиц, обвиняемых в оскорблении конгресса или суда

    contempt of Congress - амер. неуважение к конгрессу

    2) невыполнение распоряжений суда

    contempt of the law - нарушение /несоблюдение/ норм права

    contempt of court - оскорбление суда, невыполнение его распоряжений; неявка в суд

    in contempt of - вопреки, невзирая на

    he rushed forward in contempt of danger - он бросился вперёд невзирая на опасность

    in contempt of all rules - вопреки всем правилам, в нарушение всех правил

    familiarity breeds contempt см. familiarity

    НБАРС > contempt

  • 9 contempt

    Англо-русский юридический словарь > contempt

  • 10 contempt

    contempt con∙tempt noun [U, sing.] 1. contempt (for sb / sth) the feeling that sb / sth is without value and deserves no respect at all • 蔑视;轻蔑;鄙视:
    »She looked at him with contempt.
    她轻蔑地看着他。
    »I shall treat that suggestion with the contempt it deserves.
    我对那项建议当然会不屑一顾。
    »His treatment of his children is beneath contempt (= so unacceptable that it is not even worth feeling contempt for).
    他对待自己子女的那种行径为人所不齿。
    »Politicians seem to be generally held in contempt by ordinary people.
    一般百姓似乎普遍看不起从政者。
    »They had shown a contempt for the values she thought important.
    他们对她所认为重要的价值表示蔑视。
    2. contempt for sth a lack of worry or fear about rules, danger, etc. • (对规则、危险等的)藐视,不顾:
    »The firefighters showed a contempt for their own safety.
    那些消防队员已把他们自己的安全置之度外。
    »His remarks betray a staggering contempt for the truth (= are completely false).
    他的话表明他完全无视事情的真相。
    3. = contempt of court:
    »He could be jailed for ten years for contempt.
    他由于藐视法庭可能被监禁两年。
    »She was held in contempt for refusing to testify.
    她因拒绝作证而被判藐视法庭罪。
    【IDIOMS】--› see familiarity
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    [kәn'tempt]
    n. 輕視, 輕蔑, 恥辱, 不尊敬, [律]藐視法庭(或國會)

    English-Chinese dictionary > contempt

  • 11 contempt

    1. n презрение
    2. n юр. неуважение; оскорбление
    3. n юр. невыполнение распоряжений суда

    contempt of court — оскорбление суда, невыполнение его распоряжений; неявка в суд

    Синонимический ряд:
    1. abhorrence (noun) abhorrence; aversion; disgust; distaste; revulsion
    2. defiance (noun) contumacy; defiance; disrespect; recalcitrance; stubbornness; unruliness
    3. despite (noun) despisal; despisement; despite; disdain; disparagement
    4. disgrace (noun) discredit; disesteem; disfavor; disgrace; dishonor; dishonour; disrepute; ignominy; indignity; infamy; obloquy; odium; opprobrium; ridicule; shame; stigma
    5. scorn (noun) contumely; derision; disregard; loathing; scorn; slight; venom
    6. snobbery (noun) arrogance; audacity; impudence; insolence; snobbery; snobbism
    Антонимический ряд:
    admiration; affection; approbation; approval; endorsement; honour; praise; regard; respect; reverence; sanction

    English-Russian base dictionary > contempt

  • 12 contempt

    невиконання ( розпоряджень суду тощо); зневага, неповага (до суду, іншого органу влади), образа (суду, іншого органу влади); порушення ( норм права)
    - contempt citation
    - contempt for law
    - contempt of Congress
    - contempt of court
    - contempt of law
    - contempt of Parliament
    - contempt of the government
    - contempt of the law
    - contempt of the legislature
    - contempt power
    - contempt to Congress

    English-Ukrainian law dictionary > contempt

  • 13 contempt

    /kən'tempt/ * danh từ - sự coi khinh, sự coi thường, sự bỉ, sự khinh rẻ, sự khinh miệt =he rushed forward in contempt of danger+ anh ta xông lên phía trước coi thường cả nguy hiểm =to have a contempt for something+ coi thường cái gì =to show contempt for someone+ tỏ vẻ khinh rẻ ai =to treat someone with contempt+ đối xử ai một cách khinh miệt; coi không ra gì =to hold somebody in contempt+ coi khinh ai =to incur someone's contempt+ bị ai khinh rẻ =to fall into contempt+ bị khinh rẻ, bị khinh miệt =to bring someone into contempt+ làm cho ai bị khinh miệt - (pháp lý) sự xúc phạm; sự không tuân lệnh (quan toà, toà án) =contempt of court+ sự không tuân lệnh toà; sự xúc phạm quan toà !familiarity breeds contempt; too much familiarity breeds contempt - (tục ngữ) thân quá hoá nhờn

    English-Vietnamese dictionary > contempt

  • 14 contempt

    [kən'tempt]
    сущ.
    1) презрение (к кому-л.)

    bitter / deep / profound / total / unmitigated / utter contempt — полное, глубочайшее презрение

    to have / hold in contempt — презирать

    to demonstrate / display / show contempt for smb. / smth. — демонстрировать презрение к кому-л. / чему-л.

    Syn:
    2) юр. неуважение, оскорбление ( органов власти)
    3) юр. нарушение норм права; неповиновение (власти, суду)
    4) бесчестье, позор
    Syn:
    ••

    in contempt of — вопреки, невзирая на

    Англо-русский современный словарь > contempt

  • 15 contempt

    [kən΄tempt] n արհամարհանք, ար համարհական վերաբերմունք. անարգանք, վիրավորանք. contempt for smth ար հա մարհանք ինչ-որ բանի նկատմամբ. feel contempt for smn, hold smb in contempt արհամարհանք տածել. incur contempt արհամարհանք առաջացնել. be beneath contempt նույնիսկ արհամարհանքի արժանի չլինել. complete contempt of danger վտանգի լրիվ արհամարհում. fall into contempt արհամարհանքի արժանանալ. contempt of court իրավ. դա տա վճռի/ դատարանի արհամարհում

    English-Armenian dictionary > contempt

  • 16 contempt

    [kən'tempt]
    1) (very low opinion; scorn: She spoke with utter contempt of her husband's behaviour.) desprezo
    2) (disregard for the law.) desacato
    - contemptibly
    - contemptuous
    - contemptuously
    * * *
    con.tempt
    [kənt'empt] n 1 desprezo, desdém. he brings me into contempt / ele me despreza. I hold him in contempt / menosprezo-o. 2 Jur desrespeito, desobediência. beneath contempt abaixo de qualquer crítica. in contempt of apesar de. it deserves contempt merece desprezo. to feel contempt for desprezar.

    English-Portuguese dictionary > contempt

  • 17 contempt

    contempt [kənˈtempt]
    * * *
    [kən'tempt]
    noun mépris m ( for de)

    to feel contempt for somebody/something —

    to hold somebody/something in contempt — mépriser quelqu'un/quelque chose

    contempt of courtLaw outrage m à magistrat

    English-French dictionary > contempt

  • 18 contempt

    con·tempt [kənʼtem(p)t] n
    1) ( scorn) Verachtung f ( for für +akk); ( disregard) Geringschätzung f ( for +gen);
    to be beneath \contempt unter aller Kritik sein;
    to conceal/show one's \contempt seine Geringschätzung verbergen/zeigen;
    to have \contempt for sb/ sth Verachtung für jdn/etw empfinden;
    to hold sb/sth in \contempt jdn/etw verachten;
    to treat sb/sth with \contempt jdn/etw mit Verachtung strafen;
    you should treat those remarks with \contempt diesen Bemerkungen sollten Sie überhaupt keine Beachtung schenken
    2) law
    \contempt [of court] Missachtung f [des Gerichts]

    English-German students dictionary > contempt

  • 19 contempt

    CONTEMPT FOR, OF
    Contempt for сочетается, как правило, с конкретным существительным, обозначающим лицо: contempt for a petty person, contempt for a liar. Contempt of употребляется с отвлеченными существительными: contempt of danger, contempt of death.

    Difficulties of the English language (lexical reference) English-Russian dictionary > contempt

  • 20 contempt

    contempt [kən'tempt]
    (a) (scorn) mépris m;
    to feel contempt for sb/sth, to hold sb/sth in contempt mépriser qn/qch, avoir du mépris pour qn/qch;
    to treat sb/sth with contempt traiter qn/qch avec dédain ou mépris;
    I feel nothing but contempt for him je n'ai que du mépris pour lui;
    to be beneath contempt être tout ce qu'il y a de plus méprisable
    (b) Law outrage m;
    to charge sb with contempt (of court) accuser qn d'outrage (à magistrat ou à la Cour)

    Un panorama unique de l'anglais et du français > contempt

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  • contempt — con·tempt /kən tempt/ n 1: willful disobedience or open disrespect of the orders, authority, or dignity of a court or judge acting in a judicial capacity by disruptive language or conduct or by failure to obey the court s orders; also: the… …   Law dictionary

  • Contempt — Con*tempt (k[o^]n*t[e^]mt ; 215), n. [L. contemptus, fr. contemnere: cf. OF. contempt. See {Contemn}.] 1. The act of contemning or despising; the feeling with which one regards that which is esteemed mean, vile, or worthless; disdain; scorn.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • contempt — ► NOUN 1) the feeling that a person or a thing is worthless or beneath consideration. 2) (also contempt of court) the offence of being disobedient to or disrespectful of a court of law. ● beneath contempt Cf. ↑beneath contempt ● hold in contempt… …   English terms dictionary

  • contempt — late 14c., from L. contemptus scorn, from pp. of contemnere to scorn, despise, from com , intensive prefix (see COM (Cf. com )), + *temnere to slight, scorn, of uncertain origin. Phrase contempt of court is attested from 19c., though the idea is… …   Etymology dictionary

  • contempt — [n1] disdain, disrespect antipathy, audacity, aversion, condescension, contumely, defiance, derision, despisal, despisement, despite, disesteem, disregard, distaste, hatred, indignity, malice, mockery, neglect, recalcitrance, repugnance, ridicule …   New thesaurus

  • contempt — [kən tempt′] n. [OFr < L contemptus, scorn, pp. of contemnere: see CONTEMN] 1. the feeling or attitude of one who looks down on somebody or something as being low, mean, or unworthy; scorn 2. the condition of being despised or scorned 3. the… …   English World dictionary

  • contempt — despite, disdain, scorn (see under DESPISE vb) Analogous words: abhorrence, detestation, loathing, hatred, hate (see under HATE vb): aversion, *antipathy: repugnance, distaste (see corresponding adjectives at REPUGNANT) Antonyms: respect… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • contempt — et mespris de justice, Iurisdictionis contemptus et legum ludibrium, B …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Contempt — Disdain redirects here. For other uses, see Disdain (disambiguation). For the legal term, see Contempt of court. For other uses of Contempt, see Contempt (disambiguation). Contempt is an intensely negative emotion regarding a person or group of… …   Wikipedia

  • contempt — /keuhn tempt /, n. 1. the feeling with which a person regards anything considered mean, vile, or worthless; disdain; scorn. 2. the state of being despised; dishonor; disgrace. 3. Law. a. willful disobedience to or open disrespect for the rules or …   Universalium

  • contempt — noun 1 lack of respect ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, deep, great, open, outright, pure, utter, withering ▪ cold …   Collocations dictionary


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