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Synonyms for snubsnʌb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rebuff, snub, repulse(noun)

    an instance of driving away or warding off

    snub, repulse, cut, rebuff, cold shoulder, slight


  2. snub, cut, cold shoulder(adj)

    a refusal to recognize someone you know

    "the snub was clearly intentional"

    gash, cold shoulder, cutting, rebuff, slash, cut, swing, deletion, repulse, cutting off, excision, baseball swing, track, undercut, cut of meat, snub, slice, stinger


  3. snub(verb)

    unusually short

    "a snub nose"


  4. ignore, disregard, snub, cut(verb)

    refuse to acknowledge

    "She cut him dead at the meeting"

    foreshorten, veer, bring down, snub, turn off, burn, rationalize, hack, dismiss, write out, prune, thin, rebuff, cut, repel, slue, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, edit out, brush off, edit, thin out, cut down, skip, neglect, abridge, reduce, rationalise, discount, cut off, push aside, curve, switch off, sheer, make out, contract, trim down, slew, tailor, turn out, dilute, brush aside, disregard, issue, cut back, abbreviate, trend, geld


  5. rebuff, snub, repel(verb)

    reject outright and bluntly

    "She snubbed his proposal"

    fight off, snub, disgust, ignore, drive back, repulse, gross out, disregard, drive, force back, cut, repel, rebuff, beat back, revolt, push back


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. snub(v. a.)

    nip, clip, dock, prune, cut short, cut down

  2. snub(v. a.)

    check (with a tart remark), reprimand, reprove, rebuke, chide

  3. snub(v. a.)

    abash (as a pretentious person), humble, humiliate, shame, mortify, confound, disconcert, discomfit, BLUFF, put down, take down, put to shame, make ashamed, take down a peg, send away with a flea in one's ear, teach one one's distance

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List of paraphrases:

affront, insult

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