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scornful

see definition of scornful
  • adjgiven to scorning
  • adjcharacterized by scorn
  • adjdisdainful
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Synonyms for scornful

adj given to scorning
  • contemptuous
  • disdainful
  • sneering
  • arrogant
  • cynical
  • egotistic
  • haughty
  • hypercritical
  • insolent
  • overbearing
  • snooty
  • supercilious

Antonyms for scornful

  • admiring
  • flattering
  • gracious
  • polite
  • respectful
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adjective. irritable, often due to old age
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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