Andy was the scoff of Persimmon Ridge.
"The Young Mountaineers" by Charles Egbert Craddock
If he changed about he must endure the scoffs and reproaches of his former companions.
"The Kentucky Ranger" by Edward T. Curnick
The superstition of science scoffs at the superstition of faith.
"Short Studies on Great Subjects" by James Anthony Froude
Meeting him in his triumph, she rebukes him for murdering her lover, scoffs at his "patriotism," and Publius kills her.
"Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama" by E. Cobham Brewer
We chose to scoff at an excellence that insulted us.
"By the Christmas Fire" by Samuel McChord Crothers
My readers may scoff when I tell them that at the end of a fortnight I felt like running away.
"Boycotted" by Talbot Baines Reed
Oh my, William, it is all very well for you to scoff.
"The Master of the Shell" by Talbot Baines Reed
They might have known you'd scoff.
"A College Girl" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
They never scoff at human suffering in any form, however fond they may be of the savage ferocity of the bull-fight.
"The International Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 1, August 1850" by Various
All his first attempts were nearly drowned by the hisses, jeers, and scoffs of his audiences.
"Architects of Fate" by Orison Swett Marden
Now she scoffs at burglars.
"My Doggie and I" by R.M. Ballantyne
I know that some allegedly wise ones will scoff at this statement.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
Valeria might scoff, as those proverbially did who never felt a wound.
"The Daughters of Danaus" by Mona Caird
If you told them we were innocent they would scoff at us.
"The Trail of '98" by Robert W. Service
People might scoff it; though for all that I shall work it out.
"Molly Bawn" by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
Several men who had come to the meeting to scoff stayed to enroll.
"The Menorah Journal, Volume 1, 1915" by Various
It seemed to me to rend the darkness, to scoff at my heart and my sweet reasonableness!
"The Choice of Life" by Georgette Leblanc
May the child of your love poison your peace, and make you a scoff, and a by-word, and a shame!
"The International Magazine, Volume 2, No. 2, January, 1851" by Various
You have a little scoff with the men, my son, an' then one o' the lads will put you ashore.
"Harbor Tales Down North" by Norman Duncan
Withered indeed must be the soul that could scoff at such moral heroism, and yet that is just what Mr. Dixon does.
"The Hindered Hand" by Sutton E. Griggs
'Take the sour
If you take me
I can scoff and lour
And scold for an hour.'
"That's certainly the case,' said he.
"Crazy Jane On The Day Of Judgment" by William Butler Yeats
She knows if woman stands aloft,
The wicked men will scorn and scoff,
And yet when they desire betroth—
She charms them.
"The Model Girl" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Strengthened by Thee we forward go,
'Mid smile or scoff of friend or foe,
Through pain or ease, through joy or woe,
We follow Thee.
"Through Good Report and Evil, Lord" by Horatius Bonar
They bow their knees to me, and cry, Hail king:
What ever scoffes or scornfulnesse can bring,
I am the floore, the sink, where they it fling:
Was ever grief like mine?
"The Sacrifice" by George Herbert
But thou, because thou hear'st
Men scoff at Heaven and Fate;
Because the gods thou fear'st
Fail to make blest thy state,
Tremblest, and wilt not dare to trust the joys there are.
"From the Hymn of Empedocles" by Matthew Arnold
And I, who thought to scoff, and had so planned,
I took Love’s fevered arm,
And felt Pain’s breath.
I took Love’s hand,
And kissed its shining palm,
And saw beyond the silent face of Death.
"Acceptance" by Leon Gellert
Minerva Orduño's day (more night, in this case) job is nothing to scoff at — she's a line cook at FnB, one of our favorite restaurants.
NYT reporter scoffs at Hill staffer's ' background ' stipulation.
Singer scoffs at the GOP hopeful during Brooklyn concert.
Bill Murray scoffs at doubt as FDR in 'Hyde Park on Hudson'.
Now as he apologizes for a police shooting of a US Embassy vehicle, citizens scoff at the very notion.
Edwards says he's well aware that many experts consider dyslexia a problem of language processing, not of vision, and that they tend to scoff at the notion that tinted lenses could help dyslexic people read.
And he scoffs, "I want to know how many acres they've saved in the last few years".
Police superintendent scoff at brutality reports.
Somewhere Steve Nash scoffs in Bibby's direction.
Tavarres King scoffs at the idea Georgia players could have difficulty playing with the same intensity in today's game against Mississippi that they showed in last week's upset of then-No.
DMX Scoffs at Drake, Praises Machine Gun Kelly While Talking Up New Album.
Many folks scoff when I suggest academic reputations and rankings will matter if the.
Melvin scoffs at notion that Brewers should trade a starter.
GM scoffs at speculation he would consider trading some of team's most effective pitchers.
While many may scoff at the idea, the reality is that tiny houses are in fact realistic and stylish.