|1.||[ verb ] reject outright and bluntly|
|Synonyms:||snub repel brush_off|
"She snubbed his proposal"
|2.||[ noun ] a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)|
|Related terms:||discourtesy snub silent_treatment cold-shoulder|
|3.||[ verb ] (military) force or drive back|
|Synonyms:||repulse repel drive_off drive_back fight_off|
"repel the attacker" "fight off the onslaught" "rebuff the attack"
|4.||[ noun ] an instance of driving away or warding off|
|Related terms:||rejection repel repel|