toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

scorn
used in The Comedy of Errors

5 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
disrespect or reject as not good enough
  • Did not her kitchen-maid rail, taunt, and scorn me?
    4.4 — Act 4 Scene 4 — The same (46% in)
scorn = disrespect or reject
  • Come, come, no longer will I be a fool, To put the finger in the eye and weep, Whilst man and master laughs my woes to scorn.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — The same (94% in)
  • Here is thy fee; arrest him, officer:— I would not spare my brother in this case, If he should scorn me so apparently.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The same (69% in)
  • Certes, she did: the kitchen-vestal scorn'd you.
    4.4 — Act 4 Scene 4 — The same (47% in)
  • Dissembling harlot, thou art false in all; And art confederate with a damned pack, To make a loathsome abject scorn of me: But with these nails I'll pluck out these false eyes That would behold in me this shameful sport.
    4.4 — Act 4 Scene 4 — The same (64% in)

There are no more uses of "scorn" in The Comedy of Errors.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®