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Today, establishment opinion-makers, who scornfully rejected the pertinence of social class, have contributed to a political environment in which class politics was never more pertinent, toxic, and less discussed.
His critics scornfully label these zealous supporters with derogatory names.
This survey, I suggested scornfully amidst friends, must have been conducted in London where they use contactless payment with a touch-and-go card for everything from the morning paper to a Starbucks coffee and blueberry muffin.
She looked at me and scornfully mouthed the words, "What?
Later, he scornfully returns the rock to Rosie, telling her it was the Golden Ball, but looks like an ordinary rock now.
He scornfully dismissed a suggestion that Rousey, who demolished her latest opponent in just 34 seconds in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, might one day meet him in a bout.
Molaverdi has scornfully asked what converted volleyball into an "evil" only three decades after the revolution.
They look like they have never had a bath," says his older sister scornfully (Eleanor Thorn).
The bar association indicted those it deemed scornfully "professional patrons of human rights" -- presumably Nicolaou and the press, who stood most critically against the paedophile court ruling.
WASHINGTON -- Just as Congress is hitting something of a bipartisan stride on such issues as Medicare, Iran and trade, President Barack Obama and his White House team have decided to go after their Republican critics, picking fights and scornfully calling them out by name.
Apparently, the Nazis--they are scornfully referred to as "Pozzie Nazis" are on one side, and people who call themselves "balanced"--but who are derided as "brute force trainers"--are on the other.
The other day, at a university meeting, I heard a young professor refer scornfully to "the Enlightenment project," which (she said) proclaimed that the growth of reason was conducive to a fantasy of ultimate perfection, a fantasy that in turn was used to justify colonial conquest.
Hathoda Chalaenge kya (will you work with hammers), asked my relatives scornfully, when I told them that I got admissions for mechanical engineering," says Chhabra.
And so now you have to fawn and snivel and grovel to the mechanic over the phone who laughs scornfully and says, today holiday, I am in Sharjah.
Asked if Brazilian football will have to reinvent itself, Scolari replied almost scornfully, saying: "Why?