Definition of Spurn. Meaning of Spurn. Synonyms of Spurn

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Definition of Spurn

Spurn
Spurn Spurn, v. i. 1. To kick or toss up the heels. The miller spurned at a stone. --Chaucer. The drunken chairman in the kennel spurns. --Gay. 2. To manifest disdain in rejecting anything; to make contemptuous opposition or resistance. Nay, more, to spurn at your most royal image. --Shak.
Spurn
Spurn Spurn, n. 1. A kick; a blow with the foot. [R.] What defence can properly be used in such a despicable encounter as this but either the slap or the spurn? --Milton. 2. Disdainful rejection; contemptuous tratment. The insolence of office and the spurns That patient merit of the unworthy takes. --Shak. 3. (Mining) A body of coal left to sustain an overhanding mass.

Meaning of Spurn from wikipedia

- Spurn is a narrow sand tidal island located off the tip of the coast of the East Riding of Yorkshire, England that reaches into the North Sea and forms...
- The Spurn Lightship (LV No. 12) is a lightvessel (i.e. a ship used as a lighthouse) currently anc****d in Hull Marina in the British city of Kingston...
- Kilnsea with Spurn Point in the Humber Estuary. The line was built to supply military installations along this stretch of coast. Spurn Point is a narrow...
- despite Trump claims". The Guardian. Retrieved April 17, 2020. "China spurned CDC offer to send team to help contain coronavirus: US Health Secretary"...
- 2018. "The Honorary Freedom". City of London. Retrieved 27 January 2018. "Spurns Lunch Wine : 'I'm Not an Alcoholic'--Princess Di". Los Angeles Times. 23...
- Harrison's wife, Pattie Boyd, with whom he became deeply infatuated. When she spurned his advances, Clapton's unrequited affections prompted most of the material...
- for most of the nation's history. Though the Founding Fathers generally spurned political parties as divisive and disruptive, and their rise had not been...
- dominate Dylan's music. "It Ain't Me Babe", on the surface a song about spurned love, has been described as a rejection of the role of political spokesman...
- a wind-driven vehicle that runs along railway tracks. The Spurn railway, built along Spurn Head on the Yorkshire coast of England was built in the First...
- and Robin Hood's Bay. The section of coastline south of Bridlington to Spurn Head is known as the Holderness coast from the area of East Yorkshire that...
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