hold in contempt

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English - Turkish
(deyim) küçümsemek
(deyim) aşağılamak
hor görmek
hakir görmek
hor gör
English - English
despise, scorn; be charged with the deliberate obstruction of a court's proceedings by refusing to obey a court order or by interfering with court procedures
hold in contempt

    Hyphenation

    hold in con·tempt

    Turkish pronunciation

    hōld în kıntempt

    Pronunciation

    /ˈhōld ən kənˈtempt/ /ˈhoʊld ɪn kənˈtɛmpt/

    Etymology

    [ 'hOld ] (verb.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English healdan; akin to Old High German haltan to hold, and perhaps to Latin celer rapid, Greek klonos agitation.

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