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scorn
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Emma
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  • She had been often remiss, her conscience told her so; remiss, perhaps, more in thought than fact; scornful, ungracious.
  • —There had been a time when he would have scorned her as a companion, and turned from her with little ceremony.

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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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