Flout

Meaning: Mock; scoff. Intentionally disregard or disobey (a rule, law or convention).

Synonyms: Defy, disobey, break, violate, fail to comply with, contravene, infringe, breach, transgress against.

In Hindi: उपहास, अनादर, अवज्ञा.

Use: People find themselves in trouble because they think they’re clever enough to flout the law without getting caught.

Safety guidelines exist for a reason, and if you flout them, there could be serious consequences.

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