Sentence Examples


  • The tone of the writer is that of person who can but scoff at current fashion.
  • Julep purists will likely scoff at the thought of a ready-made cocktail, but when a single cocktail is in such great and immediate demand, Derby officials have to do what they can to keep everyone happy.
  • But regardless of appearances, your interviewer may take one look at your black leather Jack Georges garnish, and scoff silently behind his desk.
  • Teenagers typically scoff at grandiose themes, but subtle organization and coordination can create a distinct theme that no teen will sneer at.
  • There are certainly people who emphatically believe that true clairvoyants do exist, and of course, there are skeptics who scoff at the notion.