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Wordnet 3.0


1. expressing extreme contempt;
[syn: contemptuous, disdainful, insulting, scornful]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Scornful \Scorn"ful\, a. 1. Full of scorn or contempt; contemptuous; disdainful. [1913 Webster] Scornful of winter's frost and summer's sun. --Prior. [1913 Webster] Dart not scornful glances from those eyes. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Treated with scorn; exciting scorn. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The scornful mark of every open eye. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Syn: Contemptuous; disdainful; contumelious; reproachful; insolent. [1913 Webster] -- Scorn"ful*ly, adv. -- Scorn"ful*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

scornful adj 1: expressing extreme contempt [syn: contemptuous, disdainful, insulting, scornful]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

34 Moby Thesaurus words for "scornful": abjuratory, arrogant, clannish, cliquish, contemptuous, contumelious, declinatory, deprecative, derisive, derisory, despising, disdainful, dismissive, disparaging, exclusive, haughty, high-handed, mocking, overweening, rejective, renunciative, scoffing, sneering, snide, sniffy, snobbish, snobby, snooty, snotty, supercilious, superior, toploftical, toplofty, withering