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scorn
used in As You Like It

7 uses
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Definition
disrespect or reject as not good enough
  • Sweet Phebe, do not scorn me;
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 — Another part of the Forest (2% in)
scorn = reject
  • That is the way to make her scorn you still.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — The Forest of Arden (23% in)
  • If you will see a pageant truly play'd Between the pale complexion of true love And the red glow of scorn and proud disdain, Go hence a little, and I shall conduct you, If you will mark it.
    3.4 — Act 3 Scene 4 — Another part of the Forest. Before a Cottage (90% in)
  • He said mine eyes were black, and my hair black; And, now I am remember'd, scorn'd at me: I marvel why I answer'd not again: But that's all one; omittance is no quittance.
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 — Another part of the Forest (94% in)
  • ] Take thou no scorn to wear the horn; It was a crest ere thou wast born.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Another part of the Forest (75% in)
  • The horn, the horn, the lusty horn, Is not a thing to laugh to scorn.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Another part of the Forest (98% in)
  • — 'If the scorn of your bright eyne Have power to raise such love in mine, Alack, in me what strange effect Would they work in mild aspect?
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — Another part of the Forest (28% in)

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