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synonyms for scorned

  • abhor
  • defy
  • deride
  • despise
  • disdain
  • disregard
  • flout
  • hate
  • ignore
  • mock
  • refute
  • reject
  • repudiate
  • ridicule
  • shun
  • spurn
  • taunt
  • avoid
  • confute
  • contemn
  • gibe
  • refuse
  • renounce
  • slight
  • sneer
  • trash
  • be above
  • consider beneath one
  • make fun of
  • put down
  • run down
  • scoff at
  • turn back on
  • turn nose up at
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antonyms for scorned

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  • accept
  • admire
  • approve
  • cherish
  • compliment
  • esteem
  • flatter
  • like
  • love
  • note
  • pay attention
  • praise
  • ratify
  • regard
  • respect
  • sanction
  • allow
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How to use scorned in a sentence

The manhood of Homestead rebelled: the millmen scorned the despotic ultimatum.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
With time and difficulty the facts were elicited from the younger child, and the elder scorned to deny them.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The old Don Luis shows his whitened locks, scorned by his hypocritically impious son.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
They scorned the idea of making bunks, as smacking too much of civilization, and at night slept on boughs covered with blankets.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
I scorned a reply, and we went around to the shed where all my belongings were stored, still unpacked.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
Melancholy, tinged her features with the sweetness of resignation and the pallor of scorned love.
AT THE SIGN OF THE CAT AND RACKETHONORE DE BALZAC
Every body in the house despised her; her ladyship insulted her; the very kitching gals scorned and flouted her.
MEMOIRS OF MR. CHARLES J. YELLOWPLUSHWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
He nach'elly scorned to bring home a squirrel shot back of the ears.
THE WAY OF A MANEMERSON HOUGH
He scorned curiosity with all his heart, and never suspected that curiosity is very often only an expression of human interest.
HAPPY HOUSEBETSEY RIDDLE, FREIFRAU VON HUTTEN ZUM STOLZENBERG
The snowy plain stretched in front, and he darted over it as though his hoofs scorned the earth.
THE YOUNG RANCHERSEDWARD S. ELLIS
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WORDS RELATED TO SCORNED

  • abused
  • rejected
  • scorned
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