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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. contumely: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. contumely: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. contumely: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. contumely: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. contumely: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. contumely: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. contumely: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. contumely: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. contumely: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  10. contumely: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. contumely: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. contumely: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Contumely: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. contumely: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  15. contumely: Rhymezone [home, info]
  16. Contumely: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  17. contumely: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  18. contumely: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  19. contumely: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  20. contumely: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  21. contumely: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  22. contumely: Luciferous Logolepsy [home, info]
  23. contumely: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. contumely: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. contumely: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. contumely: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. Contumely: World Wide Words [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. contumely: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. contumely: A Word A Day [home, info]
  2. contumely: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

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noun:  a rude expression intended to offend or hurt

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