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contempt
used in A Streetcar Named Desire

3 uses
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Definition
lack of respect for someone or something thought inferior — often accompanied by a feeling of dislike or disgust
  • stares at her contemptuously
    3.9 — Act 3 Scene 9 (32% in)
contemptuously = showing disrespect and dislike
  • [He tosses it to her contemptuously from a chair.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 (88% in)
  • Stanley [contemptuously]: Hah!
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 (26% in)

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