Sunday, October 24, 1999
Definitions for flout
- To treat with contempt and disregard; to show contempt for.
- To mock, to scoff.
- Mockery, scoffing.
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Citations for flout
The thorough training in the fine points of lyric writing that he has received from Hammerstein has made Sondheim highly critical of those lyricists who flout the basic techniques of the craft.
Seth and Dorothy were completely mystified by Janis's determination to flout as many social conventions as she could.