Synonyms of rebuff in English:

rebuff


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verb

1‘his offer was immediately rebuffed’

SYNONYMS

reject, turn down, spurn, refuse, decline, repudiate, disdain

snub, slight, repulse, repel, dismiss, brush off, turn one's back on

give someone the cold shoulder, cold-shoulder, ignore, cut, cut dead, look right through

informal give someone the brush-off, tell someone where to get off, put down, freeze out, stiff-arm

British informal knock back

North American informal give someone the bum's rush, give someone the brush

Australian informal snout

informal, dated give someone the go-by

ANTONYMS

accept, welcome


noun

1‘the rebuff did little to dampen his ardour’

SYNONYMS

rejection, snub, slight, repulse, cut

refusal, spurning, repudiation, repulsion, cold-shouldering, discouragement

informal brush-off, knock-back, put-down, kick in the teeth, slap in the face, smack in the face, smack in the eye