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Synonyms and Antonyms of contumely

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contumely

synonym (synonym of contumely)

hypernym (contumely IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a rude expression intended to offend or hurt (noun.communication)
    an expression of lack of respect (noun.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF contumely relation)

  • (noun.communication)
    unscrupulous abuse (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    foul-mouthed or obscene abuse (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a remark capable of wounding mentally (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill will (noun.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from contumely)

synonym hypernym hyponym derivation abuse insult revilement vilification discourtesy disrespect low blow billingsgate scurrility cut stinger invective abuse blackguard clapperclaw rail revile vilify

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