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Emotional IntensityPlay
The word 'contempt' carries a strong negative emotional weight, indicating deep disapproval. SlideHis contempt for dishonesty was evident in his tone.
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Beyond DislikePlay
'Contempt' suggests a level of disdain that goes beyond just disliking someone or something. SlideShe couldn't hide her contempt for the corrupt officials.
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Usage in RelationshipsPlay
Using 'contempt' in a social context can imply a serious breakdown in relationships. SlideHis contemptuous remark ended their friendship for good.