Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Scornfully'
Scornfully Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
adv : without respect; in a disdainful manner; "she spoke of him
contemptuously" [syn: contemptuously, disdainfully,
contumeliously, showing contempt]
- Scornful \Scorn"ful\, a.
- Full of scorn or contempt; contemptuous; disdainful. Scornful of winter's frost and summer's sun. --Prior. Dart not scornful glances from those eyes. --Shak.
- Treated with scorn; exciting scorn. [Obs.] The scornful mark of every open eye. --Shak. Syn: Contemptuous; disdainful; contumelious; reproachful; insolent. -- Scorn"ful*ly, adv. -- Scorn"ful*ness, n.