Sentence Examples

  • "Never underestimate a scorned woman," Fred said.
  • He had plundered the national revenues and scorned constitutional government.
  • He had several warnings, but either through over-confidence or weariness of life he scorned to fly.
  • He scorned the story-teller "who seeks to please the ear rather than to speak the truth," and yet his rhetoric is the culmination of Greek historical prose.
  • The Girondins, when in power, had had scruples which had not troubled them while scaling the ladder; idols of Paris, they had flattered her in turn, and when Paris scorned them they sought support in the provinces.

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