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scoff at someone or something

to show ridicule or scorn for someone or something. The directors scoffed at her when she presented her plan. They scoffed at my new hat, not realizing how stylish it was.
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scoff

(skɔf)
1. tv. & in. to eat (something). (see also scarf.) She scoffed three hamburgers and a large order of fries.
2. n. food. This scoff is gross!
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It's thought the striker was trying to dodge the eye of manager Ronnie Deila by unwrapping and scoffing the snack in seconds.
He shouldn't hold his breath because national boss and fierce patriot Rudi Voeller reckons living in the country and scoffing sauerkraut isn't enough to make you German.
PEOPLE scoff at having a punt in the Lincoln but it is still in the top 20 betting races of the year, so after scoffing they must nip down the bookies and have a few quid.
5 million for next August's event and are scoffing at reports they will fall short.
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DIANA Vickers celebrated reaching No1 in style - by scoffing doughnuts.
They said that scoffing greasy food caused the body's hormones to dem-and even more fat.
The person scoffing stands for Spain's scoffing at the French invasion; the person scoffing them away also stands for Goya himself, possibly a self-portrait.
LINDSAY Lohan is determined to put the anorexia rumours to bed once and for all - by scoffing junk food.
UCLA's Ross Fulgentis calls Vista Valencia ``the toughest par-61 around,'' and head pro John Perkins has been known to tell those scoffing at its short length that if they can par it he'll pay for their round.
Those still scoffing at the Internet are going to be left behind.