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.