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Another word for spurn

  1. To be unwilling to accept, consider, or receive

  2. To slight (someone) deliberately

      1. To slight or snub (someone).
      1. To ignore or behave coldly toward; slight.
      2. To dismiss, turn down, or frustrate the expectations of.
      3. To check the movement of (a rope or cable running out) by turning it quickly about a post or cleat.
      1. To avoid using, accepting, engaging in, or partaking of:
      2. To refuse to accept socially; avoid having social contact with:
      3. To stay away from; not go to:
      1. A blunt or abrupt repulse or refusal, as to an offer.
      2. A check or an abrupt setback to progress or action:
      3. To reject bluntly, often disdainfully; snub:
      1. To penetrate with a sharp edge; strike a narrow opening in.
      2. To separate into parts with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument; sever:
      3. To sever the edges or ends of; shorten:
  1. A deliberate slight

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Another word for spurn