pour scorn on (one's) head(redirected from poured scorn on one's)
pour scorn on (one's) head
To speak about one with contempt, disdain, or disrespect. My mother always poured scorn on my hapless father whenever he spoke up about anything. It's fine to offer criticisms of their ideas, but don't just pour scorn on them.
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heap/pour ˈscorn on somebody/somethingspeak 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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