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contempt
used in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

8 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
feels contempt towards her
Definition
lack of respect for someone or something thought inferior — often accompanied by a feeling of dislike or disgust
  • MARTHA: (Going after them, looks back at GEORGE, contemptuously)
    1 — Act 1 (**% in)
contemptuously = with disrespect
  • NICK: (Contemptuously) .... make contact?
    2 — Act 2 (35% in)

There are no more uses of "contempt" flagged with this meaning in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?.

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?  —6 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • (Dripping contempt, but there is fug and loss under it) I sat there at Daddy's party, and I watched you ....
    2 — Act 2 (79% in)
  • MARTHA: (A snarl of dismissal and contempt) NYYYYAAAAHHHHH!
    1 — Act 1 (27% in)
  • MARTHA (Dripping contempt) You?
    1 — Act 1 (67% in)
  • (Waves his hand in a gesture of contemptuous dismissal) YOU?
    2 — Act 2 (3% in)
  • GEORGE MARTHA GEORGE MARTHA GEORGE MARTHA: (With a gesture of contemptuous dismissal) Yaaaahhhh!
    2 — Act 2 (17% in)
  • MARTHA (Dripping contempt) You ....
    2 — Act 2 (76% in)

There are no more uses of "contempt" in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?.

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