Definition of scornful in English:

scornful

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Pronunciation: /ˈskɔːnfʊl
 
, -f(ə)l/

adjective

Derivatives

scornfully

adverb
More example sentences
  • I gave a derisive snort and laughed scornfully.
  • In other writings, he is scornfully dismissive of the idea that there is such a thing as ‘the truth.’
  • ‘I know that,’ I said scornfully, my impatience vibrating off the bannisters.
Synonyms

scornfulness

noun

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