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scorn
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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  • When at your hands did I deserve this scorn?
  • EGEUS Scornful Lysander! true, he hath my love; And what is mine my love shall render him; And she is mine; and all my right of her I do estate unto Demetrius.
  • And will you rent our ancient love asunder, To join with men in scorning your poor friend?
  • DEMETRIUS You are too officious In her behalf that scorns your services.
  • Scorn and derision never come in tears.
  • How can these things in me seem scorn to you, Bearing the badge of faith, to prove them true?
  • HERMIA I am amazed at your passionate words: I scorn you not; it seems that you scorn me.
  • HERMIA I am amazed at your passionate words: I scorn you not; it seems that you scorn me.
  • HELENA Have you not set Lysander, as in scorn, To follow me, and praise my eyes and face?
  • HERMIA Sweet, do not scorn her so.
  • This man, with lanthorn, dog, and bush of thorn, Presenteth Moonshine: for, if you will know, By moonshine did these lovers think no scorn To meet at Ninus’ tomb, there, there to woo.
  • ] LYSANDER Why should you think that I should woo in scorn?

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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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