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contemptuously

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contemptuously


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Contemptuously  \Con*temp"tu*ous*ly\,  adv 
  In  a  contemptuous  manner;  with  scorn  or  disdain; 
  despitefully. 
 
  The  apostles  and  most  eminent  Christians  were  poor,  and 
  used  contemptuously.  --Jer.  Taylor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  contemptuously 
  adv  :  without  respect;  in  a  disdainful  manner;  "she  spoke  of  him 
  contemptuously"  [syn:  {disdainfully},  {scornfully},  {contumeliously}, 
  {showing  contempt}] 




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