The problem lies in a deeply disrespectful, even contemptuous , attitude towards women.
He is ferociously contemptuous of people who distort the meaning of a document or the argument of a book or use the past as an adventure playground.
There was the abiding desire that they shouldn't play beneath themselves, be dishonourable or contemptuous of others.
Those who aren't openly contemptuous often dismiss it as hilariously freakish.
He was contemptuous of me for reminding him about reading the instructions - he didn't see the relevance.
Most of the men seem to be intimidated by her, or at least, contemptuous of her because she's disingenuous.
Even when you're contemptuous of such behavior, it is a fact of life.
They are either totally ignorant or contemptuous of the fundamentals of a civilised judicial system.
They should be made to pay for their contemptuous and arrogant behaviour.
He was contemptuous and sneering in pointing out that we were in the wrong carriage.