Thursday, October 20, 2011

What is Scorn?

a. Contempt or disdain felt toward a person or object considered despicable or unworthy.
b. The expression of such an attitude in behavior or speech; derision.
2. One spoken of or treated with contempt.
v. scorned, scorn·ing, scorns
1. To consider or treat as contemptible or unworthy.
2. To reject or refuse with derision.
To express contempt; scoff.

Dick Cheney was the master of scorn. However, the projection of scorn by politicians and other leaders is increasingly counterproductive...

Source: The Free Dictionary

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