Definition of scornfully in English:

scornfully

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adverb

See scornful

‘I gave a derisive snort and laughed scornfully.’
  • ‘In other writings, he is scornfully dismissive of the idea that there is such a thing as ‘the truth.’’
  • ‘‘I know that,’ I said scornfully, my impatience vibrating off the bannisters.’
  • ‘He scornfully rejected those charges yesterday, saying he acted in self-defence.’
  • ‘One critic described him scornfully as ‘vacillating in opinion and wavering in decision.’’

Pronunciation

scornfully

/ˈskôrnfəlē/ /ˈskɔrnfəli/