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Noun
A feeling and expression of contempt or disdain for someone or something
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“My voice was filled with scorn for him and his threats.”
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The state or quality of being mordant
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The state or quality of being supercilious
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The act of disparaging or belittling
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Disregard of the authority and character of a superior
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Affected scorn
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Misappreciation or despisement
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Open resistance to authority or opposition
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An extremely strong reaction of anger
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Forcible eviction
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The act of not paying the proper care or attention to something
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Loss of reputation or respect as the result of a dishonorable action
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The attitude or beliefs of a cynic
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A person or thing that is the object of ridicule or criticism
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Feel or express contempt or disdain for
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“If the right-wingers disdain Lincoln for being too aggressively antislavery, the left-wingers scorn him for not being antislavery enough.”
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To reject, turn down
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“But U.S. media coverage matched the bipartisan refusal by leaders in Congress to do anything but scorn the offer.”
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Refuse to do something because one is too proud
“As time went on new rules were drafted, pitches were developed, the games began to draw the attention of people who at one time would have scorned to be associated with them.”
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To ignore or disregard contemptuously
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To feel distaste for or hostility towards
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To show an unwillingness to accept, do, engage in, or agree to
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Annoy or provoke in an unkind way
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To exercise disbelief
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Hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking
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To come face to face with (someone) with hostile or argumentative intent
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To decrease the value, character, or quality of
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