Sentence Examples

  • She did not sit down but looked at him with a contemptuous smile, waiting for the valet to go.
  • One of the audience, with a contemptuous remark, took a handful of pebbles to pelt him with.
  • In contemptuous condemnation he was called the friend of the outcasts (Matt.
  • There seems no reason to accept Gibbon's contemptuous estimate of their social position.
  • The German aristocracy, as Aeneas Sylvius had noticed, remained for the most part barbarous, addicted to gross pleasures, contemptuous of culture.