hold in contempt
be above, be contemptuous of, belittle, bring down, bring into discredit, bring low, care nothing for, contemn, cry down, dare, debase, decry, degrade, denigrate, deprecate, depreciate, deride, derogate from, despise, detract from, disapprove of, discommend, discredit, disdain, disgrace, disparage, dispraise, disprize, disvalue, dump on, feel contempt for, feel superior to, get fresh, get smart, have a nerve, have the cheek, have the gall, hold beneath one, hold cheap, insult, knock, look down upon, make bold, make little of, minimize, misprize, presume, put down, rank low, reflect discredit upon, ridicule, run down, scorn, set at naught, slight, sneer at, sneeze at, sniff at, snort at, speak ill of, submit to indignity, take liberties, taunt, think nothing of
hold in contempt
despise, contemn, scorn, disdain, feel contempt for, view with a scornful eye, disregard, slight, not mind, pass by, look down upon, hold cheap, hold in contempt
, hold in disrespect, think nothing of, think small beer of, make light of, underestimate, esteem slightly, esteem of small or no account, take no account of, care nothing for, set no store by, not care a straw, sneeze at, set at naught, laugh in one's sleeve, laugh up one's sleeve, snap one's fingers at, shrug one's shoulders, turn up one's nose at, pooh-pooh, damn with faint praise, whistle at, sneer at, curl up one's lip, toss the head, traiter de haut enbas, laugh at, point the finger of scorn, hold up to scorn, laugh to scorn, scout, hoot, flout, hiss, scoff at, turn one's back upon, turn a cold shoulder upon, tread upon, trample upon, trample under foot, spurn, kick, fling to the winds, send away with a flea in the ear.