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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Pay no attention to, disrespect.

Usage examples (35)
  • "Are you going to cold-shoulder me after I'm married?"
  • It's terrible to find oneself on the cold-shoulder side of the "caring" professions.
  • 'And women,' said Paul, 'who are not worthy to unlace her shoes cold-shoulder her, and look at her with contempt.
  • Various commandants had repeatedly tried to cold-shoulder Glücks, but his status with Eicke remained unassailable. for more
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