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Scornful

The Bible

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Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: No
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

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Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Scornful

SCORN'FUL, adjective

1. Contemptuous; disdainful; entertaining scorn; insolent.

Th' enamor'd deity the scornful damsel shuns.

2. Acting in defiance or disregard.

Scornful of winter's frost and summer's sun.

3. In Scripture, holding religion in contempt; treating with disdain religion and the dispensations of God.


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Scornfully

SCORN'FULLY, adverb With extreme contempt; contemptuously; insolently.

The sacred rights of the christian church are scornfully trampled on in print -


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Scornfulness

SCORN'FULNESS, noun The quality of being scornful.