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  • r  without respect; in a disdainful manner

  • Most gruesome, yet most telling, were two large sets of remains left scornfully among the wreckage.
  • Casting a glance at a bronze statue of Alexander Pushkin, Alexei twists his mouth scornfully and tosses off some vile talk about the father of modern Russian literature, who was .
  • Yet most black girls refuse to play the game with white men, who, they say scornfully, lack today's essential Quality of "soul.
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  • Combative prosecutor makes mark in Pistorius trial
    Oscar Pistorius puts on his jacket as he arrives at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, April 11, 2014. The chief prosecutor laughed scornfully at an answer from Pistorius during the Olympic athlete's murder trial Thursday, mocking the man who shot his girlfriend.
    April 13, 2014 - Wisconsin Dells Events

  • LK Advani in Hindu
    I answered verbally with a provocation to defend myself. Yes, I was tugging his shirt, but when he said to me scornfully 'If you want my shirt so much I'll give it to you afterwards' is that not a provocation? I answered that I'd prefer his sister,... Marco Materazzi CNN International Sep 5, 2006 86723 115998 scornfully The public hearings conducted by Justice Chagla remain an unsurpassed case of enforcement of probity in public life, Mr. Advani said, reminding Dr. Singh of two points that Justice Chagla made in his report, both of which have been scornfully...

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