How to use Scorned in a sentence
He scorned all the rest of us for not holding on to our prizes, as he called them.
He scorned the story-teller "who seeks to please the ear rather than to speak the truth," and yet his rhetoric is the culmination of Greek historical prose.
He had several warnings, but either through over-confidence or weariness of life he scorned to fly.
Anyway, I saw how Darkyn was created from a lowborn demon scorned by others because he was smaller.
On the 6th of March Luther returned, interviewed the prophets, scorned their " spirits," forbade them the city, and had their adherents ejected from Zwickau and Erfurt.Advertisement
He had plundered the national revenues and scorned constitutional government.
Remember, hell hath no furry like a woman scorned.
Alarmed, the Trust tried to unload; militant womanhood, thoroughly aroused, scorned compromise.
Anyone who takes the mind seriously in its own terms is often scorned for believing there is " a ghost in the machine.
Well the wise seer the coming death foreknew, Yet scorned he to forsake his Spartan lords.Advertisement
But Garibaldi, who wished to keep a free hand, distrusted Cavour and scorned all counsels of expediency, refused to agree; Sicily was the necessary base for his projected invasion of Naples; it would be time enough to announce its union with Piedmont when Victor Emmanuel had been proclaimed king of United Italy in Rome.
Anyone who takes the mind seriously in its own terms is often scorned for believing there is a ghost in the machine.
On the E! series Kill Reality, Cannatella and a number of past reality stars made a film called The Scorned.
The previous recommendation of 200 IU was scorned by many experts including the Vitamin D Council as grossly insufficient.
When scorned by a lover, he literally is forced to uproot a long tunnel of emotions which can threaten his entire psychological condition.Advertisement
Once someone of this sign has been scorned or offended, he will be unlikely to open himself back up for further hurt.
Professing to be roused by the attack on his friend Boyle, when he had scorned to lift a finger in defence of himself against the earlier dialogues, he tore them all to shreds with an art of which no general description can give an idea.
The Girondins, when in power, had had scruples which had not troubled them while scaling the ladder; idols of Paris, they had flattered her in turn, and when Paris scorned them they sought support in the provinces.
They looked down on the Syrian, they thought the Berber a lout and a plebeian, they scorned the renegade, and called him a slave and son of a slave.
He'd returned coarse and violent, the opposite of the man Kris was. But he hadn't run away, even when openly scorned by those around him. Rhyn hadn't backed down when defending a woman they all were bound by Immortal Code to protect. Rhyn was the reason the Immortals had survived Darkyn's attack at the castle.Advertisement
Those daring to speak of such things are still mostly considered unworthy of a serious hearing, or openly scorned.
As for the popular religion of the larger Church, they scorned it as an adulterated, manipulated Christianity.
The Christian virtues were scorned by the foremost actors and the ablest thinkers of the time, while the antique virtues were themes for rhetoric rather than moving-springs of conduct.
Clusters of sixties and seventies-style subdivisions had blossomed during the post-war era of rush to the 'burbs. These look-alikes that originally carried names like Camelot or South Pacific were at first scorned by Parkside's gentry but had slowly gained a level of respectability.
The war with Spain, in which he had urged the cabinet to take the initiative, proved inevitable; but he scorned to use the occasion for "altercation and recrimination," and spoke in support of the government measures for carrying on the war.Advertisement
A woman scorned, I take it?
Stigmatized as a traitor, scorned and even imprisoned, he had not ceased to utter his warnings to deaf ears, although Zedekiah himself was perhaps open to persuasion.
Unfortunately none of these, however, can be compared for singularity with Archaeopteryx or with some American fossil forms next to be noticed, for their particular It is true that from the time of Buffon, though he scorned any regular classification, geographical distribution had been occasionally held to have something to do with systematic arrangement; but the way in which the two were related was never clearly put forth, though people who could read between the lines might have guessed the secret from Darwin's Journal of Researches, as well as from his introduction to the Zoology of the " Beagle" Voyage.
They are to be superseded, not so much because all social virtues are to be scorned and rejected, as because in their effects, i.e.
The Synecdemi and Notarii dressed like other people; the Thonraki also scorned priestly vestments.Advertisement