adjective. ['ˈskɔrnd'] treated with contempt.
Words that Rhyme with Scorned
Example sentences of the word scorned
1. Verb, past participle
If women sought work during the depression they were frequently scorned for taking jobs and money away from men.
Quotes containing the word scorned
1. It's high time for the art world to admit that the avant-garde is dead. It was killed by my hero, Andy Warhol, who incorporated into his art all the gaudy commercial imagery of capitalism (like Campbell's soup cans) that most artists had stubbornly scorned.
- Camille Paglia
2. I have claimed that Escape is one of the main functions of fairy-stories, and since I do not disapprove of them, it is plain that I do not accept the tone of scorn or pity with which 'Escape' is now so often used. Why should a man be scorned if, finding himself in prison, he tries to get out and go home? Or if he cannot do so, he thinks and talks about other topics than jailers and prison-walls?
- J.R.R. Tolkien
3. BRODIE:Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned for SEGA.
- Kevin Smith