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snub

snub

 
 
pronunciation:
snuhb
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: snubbed, snubbing, snubs
definition 1: to ignore, esp. as a means of showing dissatisfaction, dislike, or contempt.
synonyms:
cold-shoulder, disregard, ignore, slight
similar words:
avoid, cut, disdain, dismiss, ostracize, overlook, rebuff, send to Coventry, shun, spurn
definition 2: to stop or reject with a sharp or hurtful reply; rebuke.
synonyms:
rebuff, rebuke, slap down, spurn
similar words:
reprimand, reprove, repulse
 
part of speech: noun
definition: an act or instance of rebuking or intentionally ignoring someone; slight; insult.
synonyms:
cold shoulder, cut, insult, rebuff, rebuke, slap, slight