Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Full of scorn or contempt; contemptuous; disdainful; insolent.
- Provoking or exciting scorn or contempt; appearing as an object of scorn.
- Synonyms See scorn, v.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Full of scorn or contempt; contemptuous; disdainful.
- adj. obsolete Treated with scorn; exciting scorn.
- adj. expressing extreme contempt
“Finally he stood before her, his expression scornful, but he said, Very well, then.”
“The same word which to the scornful is a savour of death unto death to the humble and serious is a savour of life unto life.”
“David watched as Freidman retreated back into the shadows, an expression of scornful disagreement on his face.”
“Oswald said, "Not much credit," in scornful tones.”
“He repudiates, and with a certain scornful dignity.”
“I guess your head ain't high enough up for to see her'n," said Clam, in scornful impatience.”
“The seat of the scornful is the pestilential chair (as the”
“I saw her sneak a scornful, victorious glance at the player.”
“It might have been called a scornful laugh if the Kearney girl had been capable of any emotion so dignified as scorn.”
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The words on this list SAT regulars that I haven't sorted and grouped yet. It's like my wordy holding pen. get it? holding the pen to write a word? HA! I love how lame my humor is.
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