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Example sentences for spurn

Even while you spurn them, they court you,-rural deities and others of every kind that frequent these mountains.
But the demonstrators spurn this, saying it will make the developers richer but not make housing cheaper.
Today, conservation-minded scientists spurn trawling whenever possible, especially in commercial fisheries.

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