You treat me like a spurned lover.
Even to spurned lovers.
But Savonarola indignantly spurned the offer, replying to it from the pulpit with the prophetic words: "No hat will I have but that of a martyr, reddened with my own blood."
Being spurned by Hyacinthus, he caused his death by accident at the hands of Apollo.
He is also said to have complained that his pupil spurned him as colts do their mothers.
Some charitable person placed a new pair at his door; but he spurned them away in a fury.
Mangey): "All this company of the good and wise have of their own free will divested themselves of too copious wealth; nay, have spurned the things dear to the flesh.
All spurned them from their doors when they applied for succour.