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'Scoffer' in the Bible

A scoffer seeks Wisdom in vain [for his very attitude blinds and deafens him to it], but knowledge is easy to him who [being teachable] understands.

Strike a scoffer, and the simple will learn prudence; reprove a man of understanding, and he will increase in knowledge.

When the scoffer is punished, the fool gets a lesson in being wise; but men of [godly] Wisdom and good sense learn by being instructed.

Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out; yes, strife and abuse will cease.

For the terrible one [the Assyrian enemy] shall come to nought, and the scoffer shall cease, and all those who watch for iniquity [as an occasion for accusation] shall be cut off -- "

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ἐμπαίκτης 
Empaiktes 
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