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Meanings of Contemplatively:

adverb

In a way that involves quiet and serious thought

Usage examples:

Connie gazed at clifford contemplatively., she sat staring contemplatively into the stream.

Meanings of Contemplativeness:

noun

The quality or state of being contemplative; meditativeness.

Meanings of Contemplature:

noun

The action of contemplating something.

Meanings of Contemporanean:

adjective

Belonging to the same era or period as another person, thing, or event; living, existing, or occurring together in a particular period.

noun

A person living at the same time as another; a contemporary.

Contemporaneity

kənˌtem.pər.əˈneɪ.ə.ti

Meanings of Contemporaneity:

noun

The quality of relating to the present time

Usage examples:

This new production of the opera proves again its durability and contemporaneity., the film has an …

Contemporaneous

kənˌtɛmpəˈreɪnɪəs

Meanings of Contemporaneous:

adjective

Existing at or occurring in the same period of time.

Usage examples:

Pythagoras was contemporaneous with buddha

Meanings of Contemporaneously:

adverb

In a way that happens, is done, or exists at the same time

Usage examples:

Records should be updated at most within 24 hours of the consultation, if not contemporaneously., t…

Meanings of Contemporary:

adjective

Living or occurring at the same time.

Usage examples:

The event was recorded by a contemporary historian
noun

A person or thing living or existing at the same time as another.

Usage examples:

He was a contemporary of darwin

Occurring in the same period of time

Meanings of Contemporize:

verb

To regard (a person or thing) as belonging to the same era or period as another. also: to synchronize (a thing) with a particular action, event, etc. frequently with with (formerly also † unto).

Meanings of Contemporized:

adjective

That has been made contemporary; modernized, brought up to date.

Contempt

kənˈtempt

Meanings of Contempt:

noun

The feeling that a person or a thing is worthless or beneath consideration.

Usage examples:

Pam stared at the girl with total contempt

Contemptible

kənˈtemp.tə.bəl

Meanings of Contemptible:

adjective

Deserving contempt; despicable.

Usage examples:

A display of contemptible cowardice

Meanings of Contemptibleness:

noun

The quality or condition of being contemptible.

Contemptibly

kənˈtemp.tə.bli

Meanings of Contemptibly:

adverb

In a way that deserves no respect

Usage examples:

Sometimes he was contemptibly childish., i know i've behaved badly, contemptibly.

Contempts

kənˈtɛm(p)t

Meanings of Contempts:

noun

The feeling that a person or a thing is worthless or beneath consideration.

Usage examples:

Pam stared at the girl with total contempt

Meanings of Contemptuous:

adjective

Showing contempt; scornful.

Usage examples:

She was intolerant and contemptuous of the majority of the human race

Contemptuously

kənˈtemp.tʃu.əs.li

Meanings of Contemptuously:

adverb

In a scornful way that shows disdain.

Usage examples:

He contemptuously dismisses his son's work

Contend

kənˈtend

Meanings of Contend:

verb

Struggle to surmount (a difficulty).

Usage examples:

She had to contend with his uncertain temper

Contend-with

kənˈtend

Meanings of Contend-with:

phrasal verb

To try to deal with a difficult situation or person

Usage examples:

At the age of nine he had to contend with the death of both parents.

Contended

kənˈtend

Meanings of Contended:

verb

Struggle to surmount (a difficulty).

Usage examples:

She had to contend with his uncertain temper

Contender

kənˈtɛndə

Meanings of Contender:

noun

A person or group competing with others to achieve something.

Usage examples:

The major contenders in the football championship

Meanings of Contendere:

noun

In a court of law, a situation in which someone does not make an argument or explanation that can be used to prove that they are guilty of something

Usage examples:

A defendant may enter a plea of nolo contendere, in which he does not accept or deny responsibility…

Contenders

kənˈtɛndə

Meanings of Contenders:

noun

A person or group competing with others to achieve something.

Usage examples:

The major contenders in the football championship

Contending

kənˈtend

Meanings of Contending:

verb

Struggle to surmount (a difficulty).

Usage examples:

She had to contend with his uncertain temper

Meanings of Contends:

verb

Struggle to surmount (a difficulty).

Usage examples:

She had to contend with his uncertain temper

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