contempt

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the feeling of despising

the disposition boldly to defy or resist authority or an opposing force

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lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike

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a manner that is generally disrespectful and contemptuous

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open disrespect for a person or thing

a willful disobedience to or disrespect for the authority of a court or legislative body

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An industrial tribunal said manager Murray Leiper had created "a laddish culture" in his office, with swearing, sexist remarks and comtempt for women.
Blackmail is regarded by the public with loathing and comtempt," Judge Michael Challinor told Daljit Bratch.