disdainfully


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in a proud and domineering manner

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Criquette Head-Maarek's stable flag-bearer looked absolutely stunning as she disdainfully brushed aside her rivals to literally canter home a winner.
In 2010 the then Culture Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, disdainfully disowned S4C and dispatched it, like an unwanted child, to the care of the BBC.
Accustomed to the noise, Bella would sit and wait, ignoring disdainfully any other dogs, as she was unquestionably queen of the castle.
He even disdainfully cited the opposite view of Secretary of State John Kerry, who gushed that the recently deceased Saudi leader was "a man of wisdom and vision.
Poyet seems to find more pro-active football - which he disdainfully calls "craziness" and "kick and rush" - beneath him.
It is an elegant plant with flowers whose tall, black central cones launch themselves upwards as its long petals droop downwards disdainfully.
How embarrassing this must be for the pen-pushing and number-crunching senior officers of West Midlands Police, swift to portray the force as outstanding and swifter still to disdainfully reject any word of criticism.
Holder was pummeled for a six over midwicket, flicked disdainfully into the stands at square-leg and pulled viciously for a hat-trick of sixes.
I scrupulously examine breakfast cereals for their sugar content and disdainfully place them back on the grocery store shelf.
Once he was level with the leader, though, with a furlong to go, he disdainfully stretched his legs and, although clearly disliking the gluey, tiring ground, won comfortably.
It's hard to serve as president for all Americans when you've disdainfully written off half the nation," Politico quoted Messina, as saying.
And the back and flanks are hairless and shiny Sad old horse--the entire neighbourhood's Arabs came to look hands behind their backs and upper lips lifted disdainfully With great difficulty they managed to get the horse in the truck but the one-eared head protruded he was too bulky to fit in entirely.
In discussing environmentalists' attempts to preserve endangered species, Nelson disdainfully invokes God, suggesting He is not on their side.
Safa have completed a league and cup double of sorts in that they came runners up in both, something that will come as little comfort to their players who punched their dugout and looked disdainfully at their losers' medals.
We disdainfully reject any outlawing resistance for an armed organization is a foreign hostile occupying army," Kabbara exclaimed.