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scornful

[OED, contemptible obs. 1624] adj. 1. repulsive: Dat creature too scornful (Nassau). (Gen.)

2. repulsed: She too scornful to clean up the cascate [vomit] (Exuma). (Gen.)

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Last update: 2011-08-03 23:34
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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