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contempt
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • A contemptuous smile flitted across Injun Joe’s face.

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as in: feels contempt towards him Define
lack of respect -- often accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike or disgust
as in: held in contempt of court Define
the crime of willful disobedience to or disrespect for the authority of a court or legislative body
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