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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who rejects (someone or something) with contempt.

Usage examples (6)
  • She was known as a spurner of all suitors
  • He was no spurner of rules
  • Adelaide thought not; she thought it, on the contrary, an admirable device to "save the face" of a mercenary lover posing as a sentimentalist and money-spurner.
  • O spurner of my love I ne’er of thee so hard would deem for more
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