Example sentences for: spurned

How can you use “spurned” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Now that Leonardo Di Caprio has spurned Lions Gate Films and American Psycho , the production company is trying to lure back the director it had rudely kicked off the project, Mary Harron ( I Shot Andy Warhol ). Though the whole thing was her idea in the first place, she was dropped the minute Di Caprio expressed interest and turned an arty $10-million feature into a $40-million vehicle for himself.

  • In the first prosecution ever under California's cyber-stalking statute, an L.A. man (who, natch, lived with his 80-year-old mother) is being tried for using the Internet in an attempt to set up the rape of a woman who had spurned him.

  • So McCain spurned Iowa.

  • The progressives, like their predecessors among the Mugwumps--the independent-minded Republicans who spurned their party's presidential candidate in 1884--and Liberal Republicans and Whigs and Federalists, have long favored fiscal conservatism.

  • Big companies such as General Motors have already spurned overtures for cash.


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