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scornful

scorn·ful

scornful

 
pronunciation:
skorn fl
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part of speech: adjective
definition: full of or expressing scorn; contemptuous.
antonyms:
admiring, respectful
similar words:
acid, contemptuous, dirty, sardonic
derivations: scornfully (adv.), scornfulness (n.)
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