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scorn
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Pygmalion
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  • When I met him afterwards, for the first time for many years, I found to my astonishment that he, who had been a quite tolerably presentable young man, had actually managed by sheer scorn to alter his personal appearance until he had become a sort of walking repudiation of Oxford and all its traditions.

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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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