Sentence Examples


  • This scorn was not offensive to his master.
  • His tactics would never earn anything but scorn from Kris, but they worked.
  • The good knight is bound to endless fantastic courtesies towards men and still more towards women of a certain rank; he may treat all below that rank with any decree of scorn and cruelty.
  • "Of course not," added Jim, with a touch of scorn; "those little wooden legs of yours are not half as long as my own."
  • Her blunt manners, her unconcealed scorn of the male favourites that disgraced the court, and perhaps also her sense of unrequited merit, produced an estrangement between her and the empress, which ended in her asking permission to travel abroad.