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English definition of “pour scorn on sb/sth”

pour scorn on sb/sth

to say a person or thing is stupid and not worth anything: Critics of the president have been pouring scorn on the plan ever since it was first proposed.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputationTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringNot paying attention
(Definition of pour scorn on sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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