2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Scorner \Scorn"er\, noun One who scorns; a despiser; a contemner; specifically, a scoffer at religion. "Great scorners of death." --Spenser.

Surely he scorneth the scorners: but he giveth grace unto the lowly. --Prov. iii. 34.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: a person who expresses contempt by remarks or facial expression [syn: {sneerer}, {scorner}]

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