Definitions For Scorn

noun

  • Open disrespect for a person or thing
  • Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
  • A feeling that someone or something is not worthy of any respect or approval
  • Harsh criticism that shows a lack of respect or approval for someone or something

verb

  • Reject with contempt
  • Look down on with disdain
  • To show that you think (someone or something) is not worthy of respect or approval : to feel or express scorn for (someone or something)
  • To refuse or reject (someone or something that you do not think is worthy of respect or approval)

Is Scorn a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
7
Words with Friends
9

The word Scorn is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Scorn in a Sentence

  • They treated his suggestion with scorn.
  • An expression full of scorn
  • Her political rivals have poured scorn on her ideas for improving the tax system.
  • He scorns anyone who earns less money than he does.
  • Her actions were scorned by many people.
  • They were scorned as fanatics.

Synonyms for Scorn

Antonyms for Scorn

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