Yahoo香港字典 搜尋

  1. rebuff

    • IPA[rɪˈbʌf]

    英式

    • v.
      reject (someone or something) in an abrupt or ungracious manner
    • n.
      an abrupt or ungracious rejection of an offer, request, or friendly gesture
    • verb: rebuff, 3rd person present: rebuffs, gerund or present participle: rebuffing, past tense: rebuffed, past participle: rebuffed

    • noun: rebuff, plural noun: rebuffs

    • 釋義

    動詞

    • 1. reject (someone or something) in an abrupt or ungracious manner I asked her to be my wife, and was rebuffed in no uncertain terms

    名詞

    • 1. an abrupt or ungracious rejection of an offer, request, or friendly gesture his reserve was not intended as a rebuff callers phoning a chatline need have no fear of rebuff
    • 更多解釋
    • IPA[rəˈbəf]

    美式

    • v.
      reject (someone or something) in an abrupt or ungracious manner: I asked her to be my wife, and was rebuffed in no uncertain terms
    • n.
      an abrupt or ungracious refusal or rejection of an offer, request, or friendly gesture: any attempt to win her friendship was met with rebuffs

    Oxford American Dictionary