Synonyms for (adjective) contemptible

Synonyms: contemptible

Definition: deserving of contempt or scorn

Similar words: abject, scummy, scurvy, low, low-down, miserable

Definition: of the most contemptible kind

Usage: abject cowardice; a low stunt to pull; a low-down sneak; his miserable treatment of his family; You miserable skunk!; a scummy rabble; a scurvy trick


Similar words: bastardly, mean

Definition: of no value or worth

Usage: I was caught in the bastardly traffic


Similar words: pathetic, pitiable, pitiful

Definition: inspiring mixed contempt and pity

Usage: their efforts were pathetic; pitiable lack of character; pitiful exhibition of cowardice