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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Showing your contempt by derision.

Usage examples (34)
  • I have news for Mr Patel: no we're not scoffing, that is what we are afraid of.
  • Only some at a right-wing paper like the Guardian would think anyone was "scoffing" at the
  • This kind of scoffing at the sacred has been seen before in the world and this too shall pass.
  • The scoffing was a front. for more
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