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scorn noun

ADJ. withering She reserved her most withering scorn for journalists.

VERB + SCORN feel | express | heap, pour, throw Abuse and scorn were heaped upon the new tax.

PREP. with ~ He stared with some scorn at his interviewers. | ~ for She expressed her scorn for the rules.

PHRASES an object of scorn His poetry was the object of scorn.