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scorn
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
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  • Then he says, slow and scornful:
  • He only just looked scornful, and said something about nobody ever heard of such an idiotic idea, and then he went to studying.
  • I would thou couldst; For who would bear the whips and scorns of time, The oppressor’s wrong, the proud man’s contumely, The law’s delay, and the quietus which his pangs might take, In the dead waste and middle of the night, when churchyards yawn In customary suits of solemn black, But that the undiscovered country from whose bourne no traveler returns, Breathes forth contagion on the world, And thus the native hue of resolution, like the poor cat i’ the adage, Is sicklied o’er with…

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  • Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
  • That coach scorns students who don’t have natural ability.

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