Never before had he felt his skill so flouted, his ability made so light of.
He might be laughed at, but he could not be flouted, she thought.
Are we boys at school, to be scolded and flouted and put right by you?
“She has flouted me, and the whole of Grande Mignon will know it,” he said to himself.
If he had flouted the Holy See, he had also offended the temporal head of ...