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)

    Synonyms:
    snub, repulse, rebuff, slight

  2. rebuff, snub, repulse(verb)

    an instance of driving away or warding off

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

  3. rebuff, snub, repel(verb)

    reject outright and bluntly

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    alienate, estrange, reject, repel, repulse

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rebuff(n.)

    Synonyms:
    repulse, check, opposition, resistance

  2. rebuff(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    repel, resist, reject, check, oppose



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