GRE Word List


to reject with disdain or contempt : scorn

The meaning of the word spurn is to reject with disdain or contempt : scorn.

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inflateddistended with air or gas
winnowto remove (something, such as chaff) by a current of air
flagrantconspicuously offensive
reduceto draw together or cause to converge : consolidate
gourmandone who is excessively fond of eating and drinking
vegetateto lead a passive existence without exertion of body or mind
penancean act of self-abasement, mortification (see mortification
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