Heap scorn on - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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heap scorn on (one's) head
To speak about one with contempt, disdain, or disrespect. My mother always heaped scorn on my hapless father whenever he spoke up about anything. It's fine to offer criticisms of their ideas, but don't just heap scorn on them.
heap/pour ˈscorn on somebody/something speak about somebody/something in a way that shows that you do not respect them or have a good opinion of them: She poured scorn on his plans to get rich quickly.
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Anastasiades' vision for a united Cyprus appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
Having praised Chelsea to the hilt it was difficult to attack England for the same tactics but I am sure many a pen was ready-dipped in vitriol and poised to heap scorn on
the old Three Lions after their expected loss to the 21-game undefeated Les Bleus.
That's why Gordon Brown was wrong to heap scorn on
novices during his party speech.