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SCORN'ER, n. 1. One that scorns; a contemner; a despiser. They are great scorners of death. 2. A scoffer; a derider; in Scripture, one who scoffs at religion, its ordinances and teachers, and who makes a mock of sin and the judgments and threatenings of God against sinners. Prov 1. Prov 19.