English to Afrikaans Meaning :: contemptible

veragtelik
Contemptible :
veragtelik
- veragtelik
 

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Adjective(1) deserving of contempt or scorn

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(1) This does not rate a reply, it is so contemptible .(2) If he does, his failure to spell this out is contemptible .(3) They fight to be true to themselves and good to others, and perhaps out of hatred for the sheer contemptible venality of capital's favorites.(4) Sometimes left-wing commentary is just ignorant; other times it is deeply contemptible .(5) It can only be seen as a professor's contemptible effort to bully a student with whose politics he disagrees.(6) It is not possible to treat others with respect when we act in a way that says that who they are or what they believe makes them worthless or contemptible as human beings.(7) Back to the contemptible hive of infamy from which you came!(8) It does not refrain from resorting to all methods, using all evil and contemptible ways to achieve its end.(9) The practice of screaming ÔÇÿracistÔÇÖ at those who disagree with you is contemptible .(10) The criminals who prey on the elderly are the lowest of the low - contemptible cowards whose targets are the frail and solitary.(11) Cynics have sneeringly dismissed the latter role as that of a messenger boy, as if there were something contemptible about messenger boys.(12) SIR - People talk about contempt of court, but the truth is that courts themselves are contemptible by the silly sentences they hand out.(13) This I find to be contemptible because it is the result of an activity dissimilar to smoking, but also because it implies that smoking in public should banned.(14) Either way, the two men represent all that is vile and contemptible about American politics.(15) On at least three occasions the way you treated this girl was cowardly and contemptible .(16) Alas there is no reason why the most odious, contemptible people might not be able to make the sweetest, most wonderful creations.
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(1) contemptible ::
veragtelik
Synonyms
Adjective
1. despicable ::
veragtelike
2. detestable ::
afskuwelike
3. hateful ::
haatlike
4. reprehensible ::
verwerplik
5. deplorable ::
betreurenswaardig
6. unspeakable ::
onuitspreeklike
7. disgraceful ::
skande
8. shameful ::
skande
9. ignominious ::
skandelik
10. abject ::
volslae
11. low ::
lae
12. mean ::
beteken
13. cowardly ::
lafhartige
14. unworthy ::
onwaardig
15. discreditable ::
skandelik
16. petty ::
kleinlik
17. worthless ::
waardeloos
18. shabby ::
shabby
19. cheap ::
goedkoop
20. beyond contempt ::
buite minagting
21. beyond the pale ::
buite die bleek
22. sordid ::
ongure
23. scurvy ::
skeurbuik
Antonyms
1. admirable ::
bewonderenswaardig
2. creditable ::
geloofwaardige
3. meritorious ::
verdienstelike
Different Forms
contemptible
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