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Noun
Plural for an abrupt or ungracious rejection of an offer, request, or friendly gesture
“She knew that a rebuff of his proposal would find its way onto TMZ within the hour.”
Noun
Plural for an act of rebuffing or being ungracious to someone
“When he did not respond to her letters, she interpreted it as a rebuff.”
Noun
Plural for a deliberately hurtful remark
Noun
Plural for state of being impervious, immune to, or blocking an external influence or harm
Noun
Plural for express or tacit abandonment of a right or position, usually without assignment to another person
Noun
Plural for the state of being vanquished
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Plural for a critical or disparaging comment
Noun
Plural for an obstacle, delay, or disadvantage
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Plural for the act or state of humiliating (someone) or being humiliated
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Plural for a means of control or restraint
Verb
To reject or not accept an offer or suggestion
“Carter tries to invite the ladies out for a drink but is puzzled when they rebuff his offer.”
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To snub or treat someone with disdain
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“He did not rebuff anyone who was weak or contemptible or anyone who was very poor.”
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To refuse or be unwilling to allow or grant
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To block, deflect, or ward off
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To refuse to admit the truth or existence of
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To ward off or put up an opposition to (an attack)
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To criticize or castigate severely
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To refuse to fulfill an agreement or obligation
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To slow the growth or progress of, or to keep under control
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