He too is flouted, and in his rage tortures and slays her and her companions.
The Zealots' zeal for the Law and the Temple was flouted by their pro-Roman king.
Thus the two great houses of Orsini and Colonna, who had long fought for predominance in Rome and often flouted the pope's authority, were subjugated, and a great step achieved towards consolidating the Borgia's power.
In a speech at Stirling on the 23rd of November, Sir Henry appeared to him to have deliberately flouted his well-known susceptibilities by once more writing Home Rule in large letters on the party programme, and he declared at Bodmin that he would "never serve under that banner."
Erasmus never flouted at religion nor even at theology as such, but only at blind and intemperate theologians.
Flouted the claims of William III.
He flouted life and all philosophies but the Cynic in light compositions, partly in prose and partly in verse.