to treat with contemptuous disregard

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Flout

\ ˈflau̇t \ – verb

to treat with contemptuous disregard; flouting the rulesmerriam-webster.com
Conway ultimately got away with openly flouting federal ethics rules on national television without so much as a slap on the wrist.— Josh Voorhees, Slate Magazine, "Is Kellyanne Conway Breaking the Law?," 24 Mar. 2017
despise, disregard, scornSynonyms