snub

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsnʌb/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/snʌb/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(snub)


Inflections of 'snub' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
snubs
v 3rd person singular
snubbing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
snubbed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
snubbed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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snub

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [deliberate, political, discreet, humiliating] snub
  2. a snub from his [rival, opponent, coach, peers]
  3. was an [intentional, apparent] snub
  4. the [offer, suggestion, handshake] was met with a snub
  5. [offended, insulted, taken aback] by the snub
  6. the [president, player, government] suffered a snub (from)
  7. was a snub to the [president]
  8. delivered a snub to the [plan, scheme, agenda]
v
  1. snub the [chance, opportunity, offer, invitation]
  2. her [offer] was snubbed
  3. snubbed [him, her friend, the members]
  4. snubbed his nose at
  5. snub the [rope, cable, wire]
  6. snubbed the [boat, horse]
  7. the [horse] was snubbed to [a tree, the railings, a post]
  8. snub it [loosely, tightly, tight, correctly, adequately]
adj
  1. a snub-nosed [woman, lady, boy, girl, man, animal]
  2. has a snub nose
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