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contempt
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Childhood`s End
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contempt
Used in
Childhood`s End
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  • On the purely realistic side, results could be produced indistinguishable from actual photography-much to the contempt of those who were developing the cartoon along abstract lines.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: held in contempt of court
as in: feels contempt towards him
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