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spurn
used in Gulliver's Travels

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reject as not good enough
  • He said, "a fancy would sometimes take a Yahoo to retire into a corner, to lie down, and howl, and groan, and spurn away all that came near him, although he were young and fat, wanted neither food nor water, nor did the servant imagine what could possibly ail him.
    Part 4 — A Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnms (56% in)

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