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Inevitably, these cherished purchases are nearly always spurned and condemned to make an early appearance in the charity shop.
Mayobridge spurned another goal chance on the seventh minute when a beautifully placed high ball from Benny Coulter fell to Ronan Sexton.
Since thou hast spurned the grace of God and made thyself unworthy of the office of preaching, we rightly deprive you of this office.
To the world and to herself, she was a no-nonsense, practical woman who scoffed at indulgence and spurned luxury.
In Sri Lanka, war rages again on the Jaffna Peninsula while international peace-making efforts to unite Tamils and Sinhalese are spurned.
Pakistan spurned the vote because it wants a plebiscite to decide rule between India and itself.
Following his spurned overture, he was drinking at a juke joint with Sonny Boy Williamson.
The spurned party sued for breach of promise and was awarded 2,000 in compensation.
His financial problems were solved, but he was spurned by the art establishment.
They have all spurned the government's five a day logo for fruit and vegetables.
That way, when you've done the deed, your spurned lover can't burn your stuff in a fit of pique.
Having spurned the fleshpots of Glasgow, novelist Carole Morin is enjoying the sybaritic delights of London.
The Scottish experience in the past half-century has been a patchwork of success, spurned opportunities and downright failure.
He spurned the Cardinals to sign a four-year contract with the team that swept St. Louis in the World Series.
Having scored a superb opener, Dargo spurned the easiest of opportunities in the 23rd minute.
The Scottish Arts Council hoped it would mine a rich seam of latent talent and take risks on fledgling authors spurned by larger companies.
It might have been a different story had they not spurned two gilt-edged chances in the first five minutes.
And in innumerable other minutes of the 90, they were carved apart by a Kilmarnock team who spurned so many opportunities it was barely credible.
Since Portugal scored, Marc Overmars spurned a half-chance to equalise, slicing a volley into Row Z from distance.
You led me to believe you enjoyed my company, then arrogantly spurned my proposal without even admiring the ring.
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Examples from Classical Literature
And he had spurned it as if Mr. Blackwood and the others had gratuitously insulted him!
But I might as well have aspired to sing them up in heaven, so utterly would they have been spurned as innovatory.
But anger and fear soon got the mastery of him, and he spurned her from him.
He spurned to correct himself and stalked on, leaving the judge gaping.
Reed spurned my wild supplication for pardon, and locked me a second time in the dark and haunted chamber.
She is dead, perhaps,' said Miss Dartle, with a smile, as if she could have spurned the body of the ruined girl.
Torralva, when she found herself spurned by Lope, was immediately smitten with love for him, though she had never loved him before.
Andenmatten spurned the parcels with his foot and revealed the lowermost.
It is very possible they may be unhonored, neglected, spurned!
Toombs is represented as having spurned it with characteristic scorn.
A court sentenced the hired hand to 15 years in prison, but the spurned suitor got only three years imprisonment.
I spurned him from me with violence because he had maligned your wife.
There, women have spurned elegance and glamour to name a 97-year-old nun, a 4ft 4in comedienne and an actress who specialises in playing frumps, as the women they most admire.
He, however, assured Toby that he had indignantly spurned the offer.
Mario Licker had spurned a glorious chance in the first minute and Parry made the visitors pay when he met Steve Thompson's cutback to rifle home.
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