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scorning

verb
present participle of scorn

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2 to ignore in a disrespectful manner
  • she scorned the advice of her ophthalmologist and had the laser eye surgery anyway

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scornfully

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“Scorning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scorning. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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