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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW I.ii.34Till their own scorn return to them unnotedTill their owne scorne returne to them vnnoted
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iii.132And these breed honour; that is honour's scornAnd these breed honour: that is honours scorne,
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.74We scorn her most when most she offers blows.We scorne her most, when most she offers blowes.
As You Like ItAYL II.iv.18That is the way to make her scorn you still.That is the way to make her scorne you still.
As You Like ItAYL III.iv.49And the red glow of scorn and proud disdain,And the red glowe of scorne and prowd disdaine,
As You Like ItAYL III.v.1Sweet Phebe, do not scorn me, do not, Phebe.Sweet Phebe doe not scorne me, do not Phebe
As You Like ItAYL IV.ii.14Take thou no scorn to wear the horn,Take thou no scorne to weare the horne,
As You Like ItAYL IV.ii.19Is not a thing to laugh to scorn.Is not a thing to laugh to scorne.
As You Like ItAYL IV.iii.51If the scorn of your bright eyneIf the scorne of your bright eine
The Comedy of ErrorsCE II.ii.215Whilst man and master laughs my woes to scorn.Whil'st man and Master laughes my woes to scorne: 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.i.79If he should scorn me so apparently.If he should scorne me so apparantly.
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.72Did not her kitchen-maid rail, taunt, and scorn me?Did not her Kitchen maide raile, taunt, and scorne me?
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iv.101To make a loathsome abject scorn of me.To make a loathsome abiect scorne of me:
CoriolanusCor II.iii.166And with his hat, thus waving it in scorn,And with his Hat, thus wauing it in scorne,
CoriolanusCor III.i.267And therefore law shall scorn him further trialAnd therefore Law shall scorne him further Triall
CymbelineCym IV.iv.53Lead, lead. The time seems long, their blood thinks scornLead, lead; the time seems long, their blood thinks scorn
CymbelineCym V.ii.7As I wear mine, are titles but of scorn.As I weare mine) are titles but of scorne.
CymbelineCym V.iv.67And to become the geck and scornAnd to become the geeke and scorne
CymbelineCym V.iv.125A mother, and two brothers: but, O scorn!A Mother, and two Brothers. But (oh scorne)
HamletHam III.ii.23scorn her own image, and the very age and body of theScorne her owne Image, and the verie Age and Bodie of the
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.119Charge me? I scorn you, scurvy companion. What,Charge me? I scorne you (scuruie Companion) what?
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.292How! You fat fool, I scorn you.How? you fat Foole, I scorne you.
Henry IV Part 22H4 IV.ii.37The which hath been with scorn shoved from the court,The which hath been with scorne shou'd from the Court:
Henry VH5 I.ii.289That shall have cause to curse the Dauphin's scorn.That shal haue cause to curse the Dolphins scorne.
Henry VH5 II.i.28Now by this hand I swear I scorn the term;now by this hand I sweare I scorne the terme:
Henry VH5 II.iv.117Scorn and defiance, slight regard, contempt,Scorne and defiance, sleight regard, contempt,
Henry VH5 IV.vii.100your majesty takes no scorn to wear the leek upon Saintyour Maiesty takes no scorne to weare the Leeke vppon S.
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.v.15O'ertake me if thou canst; I scorn thy strength.O're-take me if thou canst, I scorne thy strength.
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.76I scorn thee and thy fashion, peevish boy.I scorne thee and thy fashion, peeuish Boy.
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iv.78Proud Pole, I will, and scorn both him and thee.Prowd Poole, I will, and scorne both him and thee.
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.iv.35And take foul scorn to fawn on him by sending.And take foule scorne to fawne on him by sending.
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vi.49To be shame's scorn and subject of mischance!To be Shames scorne, and subiect of Mischance.
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vii.18Thou antic Death, which laughest us here to scorn,Thou antique Death, which laugh'st vs here to scorn,
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vii.39But with a proud majestical high scornBut with a proud Maiesticall high scorne
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.iii.96And our nobility will scorn the match.And our Nobility will scorne the match.
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.ii.12The nobility think scorn to go in leather aprons.The Nobilitie thinke scorne to goe in Leather Aprons.
Henry VI Part 33H6 I.i.101Poor Clifford, how I scorn his worthless threats!Poore Clifford, how I scorne his worthlesse Threats.
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.178Dare he presume to scorn us in this manner?Dare he presume to scorne vs in this manner?
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.103A voluntary mischief hath less scornA voluntarie mischiefe hath lesse scorne,
King Edward IIIE3 I.ii.66And now that comfort makes her scorn at us.And now that comfort makes her scorne at vs.
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.447Adds but the greater scorn unto the beast.Adds but the greater scorne vnto the beast:
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.25For who in scorn refused our proffered peaceFor who in scorne refused our poffered peace,
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.61And, last of all, although I scorn to copeAnd last of all, although I scorne to cope
King Edward IIIE3 III.iii.163Then, Frenchmen, scorn that such should be your lords,Then French men scorne that such should be your Lords
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.45And all the world will blurt and scorn at us.and all the world wilt blurt and scorne at vs.
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.83But, Copland, thou didst scorn the King's command,But Copland thou didst scorne the kings command
King JohnKJ I.i.243What means this scorn, thou most untoward knave?What meanes this scorne, thou most vntoward knaue?
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.i.296These oaths and laws will prove an idle scorn.These oathes and lawes will proue an idle scorne.
Love's Labour's LostLLL I.ii.62scorn to sigh: methinks I should outswear Cupid.scorne to sigh, me thinkes I should out-sweare Cupid.
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.145How will he scorn, how will he spend his wit!How will he scorne? how will he spend his wit?
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.397Bruise me with scorn, confound me with a flout,Bruise me with scorne, confound me with a flout.
MacbethMac III.v.30He shall spurn fate, scorn death, and bearHe shall spurne Fate, scorne Death, and beare
MacbethMac IV.i.78Be bloody, bold, and resolute; laugh to scornBe bloody, bold, & resolute: / Laugh to scorne
MacbethMac V.v.3Will laugh a siege to scorn. Here let them lieWill laugh a Siedge to scorne: Heere let them lye,
MacbethMac V.vi.22But swords I smile at, weapons laugh to scorn,But Swords I smile at, Weapons laugh to scorne,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ii.8Gobbo, do not run, scorn running with thy heels.’ Well,Iobbe, doe not runne, scorne running with thy heeles; well,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.ii.130When at your hands did I deserve this scorn?When at your hands did I deserue this scorne?
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.122Why should you think that I should woo in scorn?Why should you think yt I should wooe in scorn?
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.123Scorn and derision never come in tears.Scorne and derision neuer comes in teares:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.126How can these things in me seem scorn to you,How can these things in me, seeme scorne to you?
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.221I scorn you not; it seems that you scorn me.I scorne you not; It seemes that you scorne me.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.222Have you not set Lysander, as in scorn,Haue you not set Lysander, as in scorne
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.ii.247.2Sweet, do not scorn her so.Sweete, do not scorne her so.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND V.i.136By moonshine did these lovers think no scornBy moone-shine did these Louers thinke no scorne
Much Ado About NothingMA II.iii.12scorn by falling in love; and such a man is Claudio. Iscorne, by falling in loue, & such a man is Claudio, I
Much Ado About NothingMA II.iii.131scorn, write to him that I love him?’scorne, write to him that I loue him?
Much Ado About NothingMA II.iii.179her love, 'tis very possible he'll scorn it; for the man,her loue, 'tis very possible hee'l scorne it, for the man
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.51Disdain and scorn ride sparkling in her eyes,Disdaine and Scorne ride sparkling in her eyes,
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.108Stand I condemned for pride and scorn so much?Stand I condemn'd for pride and scorne so much?
Much Ado About NothingMA III.iv.44O illegitimate construction! I scorn that withO illegitimate construction! I scorne that with
Much Ado About NothingMA V.ii.37‘ lady ’ but ‘ baby ’ – an innocent rhyme; for ‘ scorn ’,Ladie but babie, an innocent time: for scorne,
OthelloOth IV.ii.53A fixed figure for the time of scornThe fixed Figure for the time of Scorne,
OthelloOth IV.iii.49Let nobody blame him; his scorn I approve –Let no body blame him, his scorne I approue.
PericlesPer II.iv.12Scorn now their hand should give them burial.Scorne now their hand should giue them buriall.
PericlesPer V.i.166.2You scorn to believe me,You scorne, beleeue me
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.164My manly eyes did scorn an humble tear;My manly eyes did scorne an humble teare:
Richard IIIR3 I.ii.171Teach not thy lips such scorn; for it was madeTeach not thy lip such Scorne; for it was made
Richard IIIR3 I.iii.296What, dost thou scorn me for my gentle counsel?What dost thou scorne me / For my gentle counsell?
Richard IIIR3 I.iv.31As 'twere in scorn of eyes, reflecting gems,(As 'twere in scorne of eyes) reflecting Gemmes,
Richard IIIR3 II.i.82You do him injury to scorn his corse.You do him iniurie to scorne his Coarse.
Richard IIIR3 III.i.133To mitigate the scorn he gives his uncleTo mittigate the scorne he giues his Vnckle,
Richard IIIR3 III.i.153To taunt and scorn you thus opprobriously?To taunt and scorne you thus opprobriously?
Richard IIIR3 III.iv.83And did scorn it and disdain to fly.And I did scorne it, and disdaine to flye:
Romeo and JulietRJ I.i.112Who nothing hurt withal, hissed him in scorn.Who nothing hurt withall, hist him in scorne.
Romeo and JulietRJ I.v.57To fleer and scorn at our solemnity?To fleere and scorne at our Solemnitie?
Romeo and JulietRJ I.v.63To scorn at our solemnity this night.To scorne at our Solemnitie this night.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.118Which too untimely here did scorn the earth.Which too vntimely here did scorne the earth.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.i.161And, with a martial scorn, with one hand beatsAnd with a Martiall scorne, with one hand beates
The Taming of the ShrewTS IV.ii.18But one that scorn to live in this disguiseBut one that scorne to liue in this disguise,
Timon of AthensTim I.ii.37I scorn thy meat. 'Twould choke me, for II scorne thy meate, 'twould choake me: for I
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.268Thou com'st not to be made a scorn in Rome.Thou com'st not to be made a scorne in Rome:
Titus AndronicusTit III.i.236And here's thy hand in scorn to thee sent back.And heeres thy hand in scorne to thee sent backe:
Troilus and CressidaTC I.i.113Let Paris bleed, 'tis but a scar to scorn;Let Paris bleed, 'tis but a scar to scorne.
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.371Than in the pride and salt scorn of his eyesThen in the pride and salt scorne of his eyes
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.113But his evasion, winged thus swift with scorn,But his euasion winged thus swift with scorne,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.64What, does the cuckold scorn me?What, do's the Cuckold scorne me?
Twelfth NightTN I.v.168no scorn. I am very comptible, even to the least sinisterno scorne; I am very comptible, euen to the least sinister
Twelfth NightTN III.i.142O, what a deal of scorn looks beautifulO what a deale of scorne, lookes beautifull?
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.i.29To be in love, where scorn is bought with groans;To be in loue; where scorne is bought with grones:
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.92But she did scorn a present that I sent her.But she did scorne a present that I sent her,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG III.i.95For scorn at first makes after-love the more.For scorne at first, makes after-loue the more.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.i.68But if thou scorn our courtesy, thou diest.But if thou scorne our curtesie, thou dyest.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.115For my contempt; then all the world will scorn us,For my contempt; Then all the world will scorne us,
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK III.vi.250Till I am nothing but the scorn of women;Till I am nothing but the scorne of women;
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK V.i.88And make him, to the scorn of his hoarse throat,And make him to the scorne of his hoarse throate

Poems

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The Passionate PilgrimPP.14.8 In scorn or friendship nill I conster whether; In scorne or friendship, nill I conster whether:
The Passionate PilgrimPP.17.13 In black mourn I, all fears scorn I, In blacke morne I, all feares scorne I,
The Passionate PilgrimPP.18.30 That which with scorn she put away. That which with scorne she put away.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1189 For in my death I murder shameful scorn: For in my death I murther shamefull scorne,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1374 In scorn of nature art gave lifeless life; In scorne of Nature, Art gaue liuelesse life,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1505 So mild, that patience seemed to scorn his woes. So mild that patience seem'd to scorne his woes.
SonnetsSonn.29.14 That then I scorn to change my state with kings. That then I skorne to change my state with Kings.
SonnetsSonn.88.2 And place my merit in the eye of scorn, And place my merrit in the eie of skorne,
Venus and AdonisVen.4 Hunting he loved, but love he laughed to scorn. Hunting he lou'd, but loue he laught to scorne:
Venus and AdonisVen.252 To love a cheek that smiles at thee in scorn! To loue a cheeke that smiles at thee in scorne.
Venus and AdonisVen.1084 The sun doth scorn you, and the wind doth hiss you. The sun doth skorne you, & the wind doth hisse you.

Glossary

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abusemalign, revile, scorn
blurt attreat with contempt, scorn, look down on
by-wordobject of scorn, model of cowardice
contemndespise, scorn, treat with contempt
contumelyscorn, insult, abuse
denyrefuse, decline, scorn
despitecontempt, scorn, disdain
disdaindespise, scorn, show contempt
flirtscorn, jeer at, scoff at
insultbe insolent, show scorn, triumph scornfully
kickspurn, scorn, reject with contempt
laughterlaughing-stock, object of scorn
misprisedespise, undervalue, scorn
misprisioncontempt, scorn, disdain
mouthmake faces, grimace, show scorn
poohexclamation of scorn, contempt, impatience
pow wawexclamation of ridicule, scorn
scandalrevile, scorn, denigrate
scofftaunt, scorn, mockery
scornfolly, foolishness
scornmockery, taunt, insult, act of derision
scornthink it a disgrace, consider it an indignity
scorndisdain, despise, consider it beneath one's dignity
scornobject of scorn, target of mockery
scornrefuse with contempt, disdain to offer
scornmock, jeer, express disdain [at]
spurnreject, scorn, despise, treat with contempt

Thesaurus

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scornblurt at
scorndespite
scornabuse
scorncontumely
scornscandal
scorncontemn
scorndisdain
scorndeny
scornspurn
scornmisprise
scornkick
scornmisprision
scornflirt
scornscoff
scorn, object ofscorn
scorn, object oflaughter
scorn, object ofby-word
scorn, showinsult
scorn, showmouth

Themes and Topics

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Discourse markers...id not her kitchen-maid rail taunt and scorn me dromio certes she did the kitchen ...
Exclamations... [volumnia] true pow waw ridicule scorn [cf modern &lsquo bow wow&rsquo ] ...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...st not her kitchen-maid rail taunt and scorn me h5 ii ii 41 [king henry to exeter] ...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SCORNBASICscorn n, scorn v, scorned adj, scornful adj, scornfully adv
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