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How to Pronounce contumely?

Correct pronunciation for the word "contumely" is [kəntjˈuːmli], [kəntjˈuːmli], [k_ə_n_t_j_ˈuː_m_l_i].

Definition of contumely

  1. Rude, haughty, and scornful abuse or reproach; insolence; contemptnous language or treatment. See Contumacy.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the adverb for contumely?

The adverb form of the word "contumely" is "contumeliously".

What is the adjective for contumely?

The adjective form of the word "contumely" is "contumelious".

Usage over time for contumely:

This graph shows how "contumely" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What is the plural form of contumely?

The plural of the "contumely" can be the "contumelies".

What is the singular form of contumely?

The singular of the "contumely" can be the "contumely".

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