rebuff synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term rebuff:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rebuff, slight(noun)

    a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)

    snub, repulse, rebuff, slight

  2. rebuff, snub, repulse(verb)

    an instance of driving away or warding off

    snub, repulse, cut, rebuff, cold shoulder, slight

  3. rebuff, snub, repel(verb)

    reject outright and bluntly

    fight off, snub, disgust, ignore, drive back, repulse, gross out, disregard, drive, force back, cut, repel, rebuff, beat back, revolt, push back

  4. repel, repulse, fight off, rebuff, drive back(verb)

    force or drive back

    fight off, snub, beat back, drive back, repulse, drive, force back, gross out, repel, rebuff, disgust, revolt, push back

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rebuff

    alienate, estrange, reject, repel, repulse

    allure, attract, drag, draw, entice, haul, incline, induce, lead, lure, pull, tow, tug

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rebuff(n.)

    repulse, check, opposition, resistance

  2. rebuff(v. a.)

    repel, resist, reject, check, oppose