Wednesday, October 2, 2013

A Favorite, But Forgotten Word : Flout

                                                                                                                                                                                         



Flout  – verb

 (used with object)


to treat with disdain,
 scorn,
or contempt;
 scoff at;
 mock:


 to flout the rules of propriety.

 
Jesus flouted the authority of religious leaders who flaunted their piety.