Definition of Contemned

1. Verb. (past of contemn) ¹



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Definition of Contemned

1. contemn [v] - See also: contemn

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Contemned

contaminates
contaminating
contamination
contaminations
contaminative
contaminator
contaminators
contango
contangos
contd
conte
conteck
contecks
contemn
contemn'd
contemned (current term)
contemner
contemners
contemnest
contemneth
contemning
contemningly
contemnor
contemnors
contemns
contemper
contemperature
contempered
contempering
contempers

Literary usage of Contemned

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1. Curiosities of Literature by Isaac Disraeli (1893)
"FAME contemned.—THE SIX FOLLIES OF SCIENCE. through every medium, but may be discontinuous Without a medium. The velocity of the motion of an angel is ..."

2. Curiosities of Literature by Isaac Disraeli (1823)
"FAME contemned. ALL men are fond of glory, and even those philosophers who write against that noble passion prefix their names ..."

3. Canonical Elections by Daniel Michael Galliher (1917)
"contemned arrive after the scrutiny has been announced, but before the publication of the ... If one contemned arrive after the election has been concluded, ..."

4. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England: To which is Added an by Edward Hyde Clarendon (1826)
"The person whom that earl most hated and contemned was the marquis of Argyle, who had then the chief government of Scotland ; and though he was a man endued ..."

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