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scorn

1. noun disapproval, disdain2. verb treat sb with disdain3. verb reject4. verb unwilling due to pride
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1 noun disapproval, disdaintarcaisne fem4  c m udímheas masc3  c m ushe endured the scorn ghlac sí leis an tarcaisnehe didn't hide his scorn for the media níor cheil sé an dímheas a bhí aige ar na meáin 2 verb treat sb with disdain TRANSITIVEdrochmheas a chaitheamh ardrochmheas a bheith agat arthey scorn him for his views tá drochmheas acu air as an dearcadh atá aige
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3 verb reject TRANSITIVEdímheas a chaitheamh ara bheag a dhéanamh deshe scorned the idea that he should meet her níor thaitin an smaoineamh léi go mbuailfeadh sé léi, níor thaitin sé léi go mbuailfeadh sé léi 4 verb unwilling due to pride INTRANSITIVEdiúltaigh verb  c m uthey scorned to answer him dhiúltaigh siad é a fhreagairt
phrases

to pour scorn on

(also

to heap scorn on

) dímheas a léiriú arbheith dímheasúil faoia bheag a dhéanamh dedíspeagshe poured scorn on the idea léirigh sí dímheas ar an smaoineamh, bhí sí drochmheasúil faoin smaoineamh

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