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synonyms for contemptuousness

On this page you'll find 542 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to contemptuousness, such as: aloofness, chutzpah, disdain, ego, egotism, and hubris.

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How to use contemptuousness in a sentence

  • Envy would conceal herself under the shadow and shelter of contemptuousness, but she swells too huge for the den she creeps into.

    Imaginary Conversations and Poems | Walter Savage Landor
  • Here the coupled syllables carried an added sting of contemptuousness.

    From Place to Place | Irvin S. Cobb

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