Results for rebuff

Definitions of rebuff:

part of speech: verb transitive

To repel curtly; refuse sharply.

part of speech: noun

A sudden check; defeat; a curt refusal; repulse.

part of speech: verb transitive

To beat back: to check: to repel violently: to refuse.

part of speech: noun

A sudden check; refusal; a sudden and unexpected repulse.

part of speech: noun

A beating back: sudden resistance: sudden check: defeat: unexpected refusal.

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