Definition of flout:
root on, breach, inspire, fit, sneer, check, gibe, jibe, barrack, ridicule, pay no attention to, challenge, break, pep up, urge on, tally, defy, match, resist, offend, spurn, violate, exhort, disregard, despise, contravene, scorn, correspond, transgress, urge, agree, infringe, jeer, scoff at, scoff, disobey, cheer.
- "32 Caliber", Donald McGibeny.
Intuitively they desire romance, and feeling that law and order is opposed to romance, find the need to flout law and order in measure of their strength, and, of course, applaud the successful companion who does so with most complete results.- "The Spinners", Eden Phillpotts.
- "Perpetual Light", William Rose Benet.