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English definition of “scorn”

scorn

verb [T]     /skɔːn/ US  /skɔːrn/
to show scorn for someone or something: So does he respect the press and media , or does he secretly scorn them? You scorned all my suggestions .Treating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringNot paying attention to refuse advice or an offer because you are too proud : She scorned all my offers of help .Refusing and rejecting
(Definition of scorn verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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