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Synonyms for scorned

treated with contempt

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Users of the Women Scorned website don't hold back: they write at their most vulnerable, sometimes minutes after discovering their partner has cheated on them.
A scorned husband whipped out a hunting gun and blew away his rival like a suburban John Wayne hunting down philandering love rats.
EMMERDALE (7pm ITV1) HELL hath no fury like a woman scorned - especially when it's her own auntie that's been doing the scorning.
VVGOOGLING a runner Hell Hath No Fury 1.45 Kempton 'Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned'.
Summary: 'Hell has no fury like a woman scorned' is not just a saying.
Though scorned as marauding northern savages, and well-documented for their ruthless and brutal raids for riches and power, the Vikings were also expert shipbuilders, cunning merchants, skilled artisans, and daring colonizers of distant lands.
Side characters and situations provide some pretty heady action, from bar brawls and wild parties to the ruthless revenge tactics of tough women scorned. Acting out, Destiny falls prey to a mean street gang.
One of the most intriguing examples involves plastic, a material that is often embraced by manufacturers and sometimes scorned by environmentalists.
The scorned tend to be "deviant," or at least to display characteristics unsettling to established cultural norms.
because you can laugh at things to scorn, and they need to be scorned. They need to be laughed away.
The wall of separation, so often mocked, scorned and abused by those who don't appreciate it, deserves nothing less.
After being dumped by her longtime boyfriend, Carmen DuPre is a woman scorned. She decides she'll never get hurt again and begins to take men for everything they have--until she meets a man that wants to teach her how to love again.
Hell may have no fury like a woman scorned, but it was a party scorned which was left fuming at the annual general meeting of Swansea City and County Council yesterday.
Andrew Balding ended a memorable week with a popular victory as Scorned took the traditional pre-Cheltenham Festival teaser of the Sunderlands Imperial Cup at Sandown Park.