Part of speech:
Extremely unpleasant; repulsive:
Deserving of contempt or scorn; vile.
The number that is raised to a particular power in a given mathematical expression. In the expression an, a is the base.
The definition of worthless is having no value.
(Mathematics) A degenerate case is a limiting case in which a class of object changes its nature so as to belong to another, usually simpler, class.
Tending toward or characterized by cruelty or violence:
Like or fit for a beggar; very poor, worthless, inadequate, etc.
Relatively low in cost; inexpensive or comparatively inexpensive.
Causing or deserving hate; loathsome; detestable; odious
The definition of infamous describes a person who has done terrible things and is known for a bad reputation.
Relatively worthless or unimportant; trivial; insignificant
Arousing contemptuous pity, as through ineptitude or inadequacy.
Engaged in revolt; rebellious
(Informal) Very bad; deplorable
Of, like, or covered with scum
The definition of scurvy is an offensive or mean person.
Dilapidated or deteriorated in condition, especially through neglect; seedy:
Cowardly, stealthy, underhanded, or furtive
Squalid; depressingly wretched
Worthless or inferior; paltry:
Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.
Having sufficient worth; deserving:
Of moderately good quality:
The definition of honorable is a person with a high position, worthy of respect or with high morals.
The definition of abhorrent is something that is disgusting or hated.
Opposed in nature or character; antagonistic:
Very unpleasant or disagreeable.
(Archaic) Ugly; unattractive.
The definition of lousy is something poorly done, disgusting or gross.
Mean or spiteful:
Very wicked; villainous; iniquitous
(Originally) Exposed or liable to injury, evil, or harm
Arousing disgust or aversion; offensive or repulsive:
The definition of rotten is someone or something extremely bad, corrupt, spoiled, unpleasant or decaying.
The definition of estimable is worthy or deserving of great respect.
Find another word for contemptible. In this page you can discover 51 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for contemptible, like: odious, despicable, base, worthless, degenerate, mean, wicked, abject, beggarly, cheap and crass.