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Synonyms for flout
flaʊt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scoff, flout(verb)

    treat with contemptuous disregard

    "flout the rules"

    Synonyms:
    gibe, barrack, scoff, jeer

  2. jeer, scoff, flout, barrack, gibe(verb)

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flout(v. a.)

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

  2. flout(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    sneer, be contemptuous

  3. flout(n.)

    Synonyms:
    insult, mock, sneer, scoff, taunt

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. flout(v)

    Synonyms:
    mock, jeer, gibe, sneer, deride

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "flout":

    ignore, disregard, defy

How to pronounce flout?

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How to say flout in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1536match
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#1931fit
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#11919correspond
#12252cheer
#12414inspire
#18414disregard
#18615tally
#29907defy
#59811barrack
#71713scoff
#85364jibe
#87318exhort
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#133401jeer
#213898gibe

How to use flout in a sentence?

  1. Edwin Markham:

    He drew a circle that shut me out -- Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout. But Love and I had the wit to win: We drew a circle that took him in.

  2. 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.

  3. Senator John Neely Kennedy:

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

  4. 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.

  5. 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.


Translations for flout

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • هزءArabic
  • надсмивам се, подигравам сеBulgarian
  • verspotten, missachten, beleidigenGerman
  • sobreponerseSpanish
  • pitää pilkkanaan, uhmata, halveksiaFinnish
  • זבוביםHebrew
  • minachten, bespottenDutch
  • gardzić, zlekceważyćPolish
  • escarnecer, desrespeitar, ridicularizarPortuguese
  • насмехаться, глумиться, пренебрегатьRussian
  • پھڑکناUrdu

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