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Synonyms for flout
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scoff, floutverb

    treat with contemptuous disregard

    "flout the rules"

    Synonyms:
    gibe, barrack, scoff, jeer

  2. jeer, scoff, flout, barrack, gibeverb

    laugh at with contempt and derision

    "The crowd jeered at the speaker"

    Synonyms:
    fit, cheer, inspire, scoff, root on, gibe, exhort, agree, jibe, barrack, jeer, match, tally, correspond, pep up, urge on, check, urge

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  1. floutverb

    Synonyms:
    insult, mock, jeer, gibe, deride, taunt, chaff, scoff at, sneer at, treat with contempt

  2. floutverb

    Synonyms:
    sneer, be contemptuous

  3. floutnoun

    Synonyms:
    insult, mock, sneer, scoff, taunt

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. floutverb

    Synonyms:
    mock, jeer, gibe, sneer, deride

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "flout":

    ignore, disregard, defy

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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How to use flout in a sentence?

  1. Senator John Neely Kennedy:

    Senator John Neely Kennedy policy is letting China flout rules that American companies play by, and it's dangerous.

  2. Mustafa Qadri:

    The protection system has the potential to be a positive because one of the common complaints among workers is not being paid adequately and/or on time, an electronic record of how much and when employees are paid should make companies more accountable, but it's only a small step and there's no clarity on what action will be taken against companies that flout the new rules.

  3. Joe Biden:

    If he continues to obstruct Congress and flout the law, Donald Trump will leave Congress in my view with no choice but to initiate impeachment proceedings, that would be a tragedy, but a tragedy of his own making.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    All Americans should be deeply concerned about the White House’s cynical decision to flout the law and attempt to put the ringleader of its dangerous, anti-consumer protection policies in charge of the CFPB, democrats will be firm in defending the rightful appointment of Leandra English as acting director.

  5. Mike Pence:

    I really can't comment on the electronic and technical capabilities of our military, what I can say is that it failed. It was one more provocation by a regime that continues to flout the use of -- and it's got to come to an end.


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